Dickinson Holds Off Franklin & Marshall 1-0 in Women's Soccer
CARLISLE, PA - Lisa Nichols assisted Danielle Fried at the 81:21 for the game's only game as the Dickinson College Red Devils recorded their sixth straight shutout with a 1-0 victory over visiting Franklin & Marshall College in Centennial Conference women's soccer action.
The win runs the Red Devils streak of shutout soccer to six games and 609:30 minutes dating back to a 1-1 tie versus York College of Pennsylvania on September 15. During the run, Dickinson has blanked Goucher (6-0 W), McDaniel (4-0 W), Ursinus (1-0 W), Susquehanna (2-0 W) and Washington (5-0).
Overall, the Red Devils controlled the pace in the first half as Dickinson out shot the Diplomats 14-2 in the opening 45 minutes of play putting six shots on goals.
Dickinson broke through with under nine minutes to play in the game as Nichols found Fried for the golden goal at 81:21 as the Red Devils improved their record to 7-22 all-time against Franklin & Marshall.
In goal, Robyn Jones (Jr., Titusville, NJ/Pennington) recorded 10 saves on 22 Dickinson shots to take the loss for the Diplomats, while Alanna Schechtman made four saves on 11 F&M shots for the win.
Franklin & Marshall (7-2-1, 2-2 Centennial Conference) will continue the season at Ursinus College on October 8. Game time is set for 11:00 a.m.
Franklin & Marshall (7-2-1, 2-2 CC) 0-0 -- 0
Dickinson (7-1-2, 4-0 CC) 0-1 -- 1
Goals: DC - Danielle Fried (Lisa Nichols), 81:21
Goalie Saves: F&M - Robyn Jones, 10 (90 minutes)
DC - Alanna Schechtman, 4 (90 minutes)
Shots: F&M 11, DC 22
Corner Kicks: F&M 3, DC 4
Fouls: F&M 4, DC 7