Green Mountain edges Lyndon
|2nd - 77:22||Bryanna Astor (Green Mountain)|
|Lyndon St.||Green Mountain|
Sh: Michelle Wilcox - 4
Sv: Samantha Smith - 10
Bryanna Astor - 1
A: Erin Burch - 1
Sh: Casey McGill - 5
Sv: Karen Davidson - 6
|TEAM STATISTICS||Lyndon St.||Green Mountain|
|Shots (on goal)||11 (6)||14 (11)|
POULTNEY, Vt. – Bryanna Astor netted the game-winner in the 78th minute, leading Green Mountain Collegeto a 1-0 victory over Lyndon.
Astor controlled a through ball from junior Erin Burch, outpaced a Lyndon defender and slipped it under on-rushing Hornet goalkeeper Samantha Smith (North Haverhill, N.H.) for the games only goal.
In a back and forth affair, both sides created a number of quality chances, but the eEagles made the only breakthrough on the afternoon. Karen Davidson made six saves for the Eagles including a pair of close-range stops in the closing minutes to preserve the win and clean sheet.
Smith corralled 10 shots for the Hornets in the losing effort. Green Mountain held a narrow 14-11 advantage in shots while the Hornets edged the eagles 3-1 in corners.