Second-Half Spurt Sends RC to a 3-0 Win Over Wesley

Second-Half Spurt Sends RC to a 3-0 Win Over Wesley

The Basics
Score: Roanoke 3, Wesley 0
Records: Roanoke 3-0, Wesley 0-3
Location: Salem, Va. / Kerr Stadium

The Lead: Roanoke scored three goals in a seven minute span during the second-half en route to a 3-0 win over Wesley on Saturday.

How it Happened:
  • The game was scoreless through the entire first-half with Wesley holding a slim 6-5 edge in shots after the first 35 minutes.
  • Shelbi Holloman broke the deadlock at the 49:45 mark when she tallied an unassisted strike.
  • Rebecca Schmidt doubled the RC lead with a goal just over five and a half minutes later before Emily McQueen made it 3-0 at the 56:59 mark.
  • RC outshot Wesley 20-4 in the decisive second-half and held a 13-5 edge in penalty corners for the game.
  • Heather Schauder made six saves to pick up win in the cage for RC, including four in the first-half.

Up Next:
Roanoke opens ODAC play on Saturday, Sept. 17 when it hosts Randolph-Macon at 1:00 p.m.

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