VCU WRAPS UP UNDEFEATED WEEKEND WITH WIN AT APPALACHIAN STATE

Final Score: VCU 5, Appalachian State 1
Location: Adcock Field (Boone, N.C.)
Records: VCU 3-3, Appalachian State 1-5

The Short Story: The Rams got two goals in the first 11:30 and cruised to a 3-0 halftime lead before adding two more goals in the second half. VCU won its second-straight game with both wins coming on the road.

QUICK FACTS 

  • VCU outshot the Mountaineers 15-11 for the game including a 10-8 edge in shots on goal.
  • Emily McNamara had a team-high two goals and one assist.
  • Alexis Albright, Krystal Mayers and Spencer Tossone each scored one goal for VCU.
  • McNamara also had a team-high eight shots with five of them coming on frame.
  • Chessa Kownurko made four saves in the five shots she faced on goal.
  • VCU led in penalty corners 8-5 over Appalachian State.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Tossone opened the scoring in the sixth minute as she tipped the ball in off a corner attempt getting assists from McNamara and Natalie Bohmke.
  • VCU doubled its lead in the 12th minute as Albright scored an unassisted goal.
  • The Rams would push their lead to 3-0 with just three minutes left before halftime as McNamara scored off a Mayers cross.
  • Mayers would get a goal in the 47th minute to make it 4-0 as she put in a rebound with an assist from Tossone.
  • The Mountaineers would score their only goal of the game two minutes later as Rebecca McLean's shot to the left side was good.
  • The Rams would answer right back and put the game out of reach as McNamara scored her second of the day in the 51st minute to make it 5-1.
 

WHAT'S NEXT

VCU will return home on Friday Sept. 23 at 4 p.m. to face A-10 opponent Lock Haven.

 

 

 

 

 
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