Score: Roanoke 1 | Gettysburg 1 (OT)
Records: Roanoke 0-0-1 | Gettysburg 0-1-1
Location: Lynchburg, Va.
The Lead: The Roanoke Women's Soccer team opened its season with a 1-1 tie versus Gettysburg on Saturday at the University of Lynchburg. The match was called in the 97th minute due to lighting.
How it Happened
- Gettysburg got on the board first when Virginia Sanford scored an unassisted goal in the 35th minute of play.
- The score remained that way through halftime and into the 52nd minute when Ellie Schad got the equalizer for the Maroons.
- In overtime, Chris Martin two of her eight saves and Skyler Hayes cleared a Gettysburg shot off the line to keep the scored tied.
- Gettysburg outshot RC 21-7 and held an 8-4 edge in corner kicks.
Up Next: Roanoke will return to action on Sunday when it hosts Maryville on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. in Salem.