No. 21 HAWKS END VCU'S WIN STREAK

Score: No. 21 Saint Joseph's 4, VCU 0

Location: Richmond, Va. (Cary Street Field)

Records: VCU 8-2 (2-1 A-10), Saint Joseph's 9-2 (2-1 A-10)

Short Story: The Rams outshot the No. 21 Hawks 25-11 overall but were unable to capitalize on their chances as Saint Joseph's ended their six-game win streak.

 

KEY STATS

  • VCU led in penalty corners 14-4 for the match.
  • The Rams led in shots on goal 16-8.
  • Emily McNamara had a game-high 12 shots including six on target.
  • Alaina Madeline had five total shots including two on goal.
  • Maite Sturm with three shots total and all on goal.
  • Saint Joseph's goalkeeper Victoria Kammerinke made 15 saves during the game.

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Jamee Albright had a breakaway in the 6th minute but her effort was thwarted by Kammerinke.
  • McNamara was able to collect the ball off the clearance but her shot was also saved.
  • Saint Joseph's opened the scoring in the 26th minute as Emily Henry scored off a pass at the far post to take 1-0.
  • The Hawks' Anna Willocks had a shot that initially hit off Kownurko's foot before finding its way into the goal to make it 2-0 in the 34th minute.
  • The Rams' Spencer Tossone had three consecutive shots saved just before the break and Saint Joseph's took a 2-0 lead into halftime.
  • The Hawks went up 3-0 after Quinn Maguire tipped in a shot from Kathrin Bentz.
  • Maguire added to her tally in the 59th minute as Saint Joseph's took a 4-0 lead.
  • McNamara had three more shot attempts before the game was over but the Rams were unable to find the back of the net.

 

WHAT'S NEXT

VCU hosts Appalachian State at 1 p.m. on Oct. 1 at Cary Street Field.