Johns Hopkins Handles Women's Soccer
LANCASTER, Pa. - Three different players scored to lift Johns Hopkins over Franklin & Marshall 3-0 in Centennial Conference (CC) women's soccer action on Wednesday night.
Caitlin Moore and Natalie Held gave the Blue Jays (9-4-1, 5-1 CC) a 2-0 lead at halftime, before Molly Steele added an insurance goal late in the second half for their third straight shut-out victory.
Erin Roy collected a season-high 12 saves on 22 shots for the Diplomats (6-4-2, 3-3 CC).
Hopkins took a 1-0 lead at the 12:18 mark when Moore headed in a cross from Lisa Irizarry. Held made it 2-0 after gathering the ball off a deflection in the 33rd minute.
Steele knocked in the lone goal of the second stanza off an assist from Jane O'Connor with just 6:56 left to play for a 3-0 final.
F&M return to action on Saturday against Haverford. Game time is 11 a.m.