W&L Women's Soccer Plays to 0-0 Draw with St. Mary's

W&L Women's Soccer Plays to 0-0 Draw with St. Mary's

ST. MARY'S CITY, Md. – The Washington and Lee women's soccer team played to a 0-0 draw with St. Mary's College (Md.) on Sunday afternoon at Seahawk Stadium.

W&L (7-4-2) had a strong scoring opportunity midway through the first half, when it took three consecutive corner kicks in just over a minute span. However, junior defender Kat Lawson's (White Post, Va./Clarke County) two shots were denied, and the match went into the half at a 0-0 tie.

Neither team was able to find the net in the second half or in two overtime periods, as both the Generals and Seahawks (4-6-2) recorded their second draws of the season.

W&L led SMC in both shots, 17-13, and corner kicks, 9-5, for the contest.

Junior keeper Emily Leary (Cincinnati, Ohio/Kings) played all 110:00, stopping six shots. St. Mary's netminder Kelsey Wirtz also played the duration, tallying six saves.

The Generals return to action on Wednesday as they travel to Emory & Henry for a 6:00 pm contest.


W&L: Emily Leary – 110:00, 0 GA, 6 saves
SMC: Kelsey Wirtz – 110:00, 0 GA, 6 saves

Team Stats
W&L: 17 shots, 6 saves, 9 corner kicks, 10 fouls   
SMC: 13 shots, 6 saves, 5 corner kicks, 8 fouls