FERRUM, Va. -- Goalie Derek Thomas made nine saves as Ferrum College defeated visiting Guilford College, 4-1, in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference game on Wednesday.
The Panthers improved to 10-4 and 5-3 in the ODAC. The Quakers dropped to 5-9 and 1-7 in conference play.
Guilford had the edge in both shots (19-18) and corner kicks (9-3) in the match.
Ferrum took the lead in the fourth minute after an own goal by the Quakers. Michael Lyons notched an unassisted goal at the 37:09 mark to push the score to 2-0. Mbambi Mbongu tallied off a pass from Thomas in the 42nd minute. The score remained 3-0 at halftime.
At the 47:07 mark, Adam Smith scored to move the score to 4-0. Moore Dolue earned the assist on the play.
Zach Van Kampen collected four saves for the visitors.
Guilford plays at Eastern Mennonite University on Saturday (10/20). Game time for the ODAC match is at 7 p.m.