Roanoke Drops 2-0 Decision at CNU

Roanoke Drops 2-0 Decision at CNU

The Basics
Score: Roanoke 0 | Christophert Newport 2
Records: Roanoke 8-3 | Christopher Newport 9-3
Location: Newport News Va.

The Lead: The Maroons dropped a non-conference match to in-state foe Christopher Newport Sunday afternoon in Newport News.

How it Happened:

  • Roanoke fired off five shots in the first fifteen minutes of play but were unable to connect.
  • After a scoreless first half, Christopher Newport took a 1-0 advantage with a goal by Madison Doss at the 39:23 mark.
  • 17 minutes later, the Captains extended their lead to 2-0 with a goal from Abby Cryts securing the win.
  • The Maroons led 8-7 in penalty corners while the Captains owned a 14-9 edge in shots.
  • Katerina DeSimone and Shelbi Holloman led the RC offense, tallying two shots each.

Up Next: Roanoke travels to Bridgewater Thursday, Oct. 13 for 7 p.m. ODAC contest.