Women's Soccer Rallies Over Emory & Henry, 2-1

Katie Kaznowski '21 (Photo by Leslie Malikowski)
Katie Kaznowski '21 (Photo by Leslie Malikowski)

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Katie Kaznowski scored the game-winning goal in the 72nd minute as Guilford College rallied to defeat visiting Emory & Henry College, 2-1, Wednesday afternoon.

With the win, the Quakers snapped a three-match conference losing streak. Guilford is now 5-8 overall and 3-4 in Old Dominion Athletic (ODAC) games. The Wasps fell to 1-13-1 and 1-6.

Emory & Henry tallied in the second minute when Makayla Carter scored to the far post from 10 yards out off a pass from Gillian Hogg.

The home club knotted the score at the 24:20 mark after Emily Shephard scored. She finished a close-in shot after receiving a short cross from Karol Jaimes, who earned the assist on the play. The match remained 1-1 at halftime.

At the 71:10 mark, Cheyenne Wright crossed to Kaznowski who fired a short shot past Wasps' goalkeeper Kieran Liseski for the game-clinching score. 

Guilford had the edge in shots (26-9) and corner kicks (7-3).

Aubrey Gunther made four saves for the Quakers. Liseki stopped 15 Guilford shots in the contest.

The Quakers play at ODAC-rival Virginia Wesleyan University on Saturday (10/20). Game time is 4:30 p.m.