GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Gettysburg defeated Franklin & Marshall 2-0 in Centennial Conference (CC) women's soccer action Tuesday evening. The Bullets (5-3, 2-1 CC) fired off 18 shots while their defense limited F&M (2-8, 0-3 CC) to just two.
Gettysburg lit the scoreboard in the third minute when Kerry McKenna collected a Tara Gatson rebound and put the ball in the top right corner of the net. McKenna assisted on the next goal, passing the ball to Sara Montague who chipped it home from the right side.
The Bullets held a 3-1 advantage in corner kicks.
Katie Golding, under attack all night, stopped 10 shots in absorbing the loss. Golding falls to 2-8. Allie Rivera picks up the win for Gettysburg. Rivera improved to 5-3.
The Diplomats return to action October 3rd when they travel to Bryn Mawr.
Franklin & Marshall (2-8-0, 0-3-0 CC) vs. Gettysburg (5-3-0, 2-1-0 CC)
Goals by period 1 2 Tot
Franklin & Marshall. 0 0 - 0
Gettysburg.......... 2 0 - 2
1. 3:46 GC Kerry McKenna (3) (Tara Gaston) - shot by 8 saved to right, 12 putback top shelf rt corner
2. 20:45 GC Sara Montague (2) (Kerry McKenna) - chip from right side, chip shot over goalie
Shots: Franklin & Marshall 2, Gettysburg 18
Saves: Franklin & Marshall 10 (Katie Golding 10), Gettysburg 1 (Allie