Women's Soccer Blanks Williams
October 15, 2005
10/15/05 - Middlebury notched a key 1-0 win over conference rival Williams, on a very wet Saturday afternoon on Dragone Field. The Panthers entered the game third in the NESCAC and ranked 10th in <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />New England, while the Ephs were first in the conference and ranked second in the region.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
Williams out shot Middlebury 7-3 in the first half, with the game remaining scoreless. Middlebury got on the board 3:34 into the second half, with the game's only goal. The goal came following a corner kick, when Caity Abshere sent in a low hard shot from the 18 that was redirected in traffic by Kim Walker.
Middlebury made the lead stand up, despite being out shot 16-7 on the afternoon. Adele Plunkett earned her fourth shutout of the season with eight saves, while Sarah Ginsburg made one save on the day.
Date: October 15, 2005
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Site: Middlebury, Vt.
TEAM 1 2 OT OT F
Williams (9-2) 0 0 - - 0
Middlebury (6-2-2) 0 1 - - 1
M-2nd (48:34) - Kim Walker (Caity Abshere)
Adele Plunkett-M (90 min., 8 saves, 0 GA)
Sarah Ginsburg-W (90 min., 1 save, 1 GA)