Women's Soccer Falls at #22 Lynchburg, 2-0

Cheyenne Grim '19
Cheyenne Grim '19

LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Emily Sanchez and Katie Waring netted first-half goals as Lynchburg College defeated visiting Guilford College, 2-0, on Friday night in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) match.

The Hornets, ranked 22nd in this week's United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III Poll, improved to 14-1 and 7-1 in the ODAC. The Quakers moved to 6-8-1 and 3-5-1 in the league.

Sanchez opened the match's scoring at the 19:00 mark. Georgie Duggan played the ball to the left side of the box and Sanchez shot and finished for her first goal of the season.

The Hornets pushed the margin to 2-0 in the 37th minute. Sarah Barnes delivered a ball over the Guilford defense and Waring headed the ball home. The score remained 2-0 the rest of the way.

Lynchburg had the edge in shots (27-1) and corner kicks (9-2). Morgan Henderson recorded GC's lone shot.

Cheyenne Grim played all 90 minutes in goal for the Quakers. She recorded 11 saves in the defeat.

Guilford closes the regular season with a home ODAC game versus Eastern Mennonite on Saturday (10/28). The Senior Day game kicks off at 2 p.m.