Diplomats Kick Muhlenberg Mules 1-0 in Women's Soccer
LANCASTER, PA - Shannon Summers (Fr., North Wales, PA/Hill) finished a centering pass from Jennifer Kahn (So., Rockville Centre, NY/Kellenberg Memorial) at the 83:35 mark as the Franklin & Marshall College women's soccer team defeated Muhlenberg College 1-0 in Centennial Conference competition at Baker Field.
Tied 0-0 at the half, the Diplomats (8-2-1, 3-2 Centennial Conference) controlled play in the second half firing off three shots while holding the Mules (3-6-2, 2-3-1 CC) without a scoring chance or shot in the final 45 minutes of play to record F&M's first win over Muhlenberg in women's soccer since a 1-0 victory over the Mules on October 16, 1996 in Lancaster.
Further, the win snaps a nine-game losing streak to Muhlenberg and raises F&M's record to 2-13 all-time against the Mules.
In goal, Robyn Jones (Jr., Titusville, PA/Pennington) recorded her fifth shutout of the season as she now has 21 shutouts in 50 career games, including 16 in 41 games at Division I Rutgers University, an average of a shutout every 2.32 games.
For Muhlenberg, Kayla Boisvert made three saves to take the loss.
Franklin & Marshall will continue the season at home versus Washington College on October 15. Game time is set for noon.
Muhlenberg (3-6-2, 2-3-1 CC) 0-0 -- 0
Franklin & Marshall (8-2-1, 3-2 CC) 0-1 -- 1
Goals: F&M - Shannon Summers (Jennifer Kahn), 83:35
Goalie Saves: F&M - Robyn Jones, 2 (90 minutes)
MC - Kayla Boisvert, 3 (90 minutes)
Shots: F&M 5, MC 2
Corner Kicks: F&M 2, MC 3
Fouls: F&M 6, MC 7