September 23, 2011

Lynchburg Women’s Soccer Downs Emory & Henry 6-0 Friday In ODAC Play

EMORY, Va. – The Lynchburg College Women's Soccer Team (6-2, 3-0 ODAC) remained undefeated in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play Friday night as the Hornets picked up a 6-0 victory over the Wasps of Emory & Henry College (4-3-1, 0-2-1 ODAC) at Fred Selfe Stadium.

Lynchburg struck for the first time with 19:28 left in the opening half. Brittany Klippstein settled a loose ball at the top of the six-yard box and placed it in the bottom right corner of the goal to give the Hornets a 1-0 lead. The one-goal advantage would hold through the remainder of the half.

The Hornets took full control of the match to begin the second half as they increased their lead to 5-0 in the first 7:34 after intermission. Klippstein highlighted the run as she recorded two goals (49:02 and 52:34) to complete the hat trick. Jessica Mader and Dessi Dupuy also scored goals during the stretch.

Lynchburg added the final goal of the match with 4:55 to play as Dana Nelson placed a shot past the keeper.

Senior goalkeeper Hayley Poland (Mechanicsville, Va.) had six saves for E&H.

Emory & Henry will remain at home on Wednesday when it hosts Hollins University at 7:00 p.m.

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