The Pitt-Bradford women’s soccer team outshot La Roche on
Saturday afternoon 21-7 en route to a 2-0 shutout in Pittsburgh.
Pitt-Bradford’s (5-3-1, 1-0) Maggie Boehler and Sarah Turner
each registered four shots on goal during the contest. Goalkeeper Danielle
Erdley needed just two saves and didn’t allow a goal on seven shots by the
In the first half, Casey Schimpf sent a pass to Melissa
Smith who stopped just outside the box and sent the ball into the net for the
La Roche (2-7-2, 0-1) goalkeeper Maria DiPerna managed 10
saves in the contest with six of them coming before halftime. Lindsey McKay led
the Redhawks with three shots on goal.
In the second half, Pitt-Bradford’s Shaytra Ewell sent a
pass up field to an open Boehler who sprinted toward the net on a breakaway.
Boehler drove a shot into the net for the 2-0 lead and her eighth goal of the
season, a team high.
The Panthers return to the field next Saturday, Oct. 5, when
they host Mt. Aloysius at 3 p.m. at the Kessel Athletic Complex.