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Lady Hawks shut out Berea to earn first conference win

Kirstin Hayes scored one goal and assisted on another in Saturday's 3-0 win over Berea. (Photo by Lisa Pearson)
Kirstin Hayes scored one goal and assisted on another in Saturday's 3-0 win over Berea. (Photo by Lisa Pearson)

BEREA, Ky.  – The Huntingdon women's soccer team opened conference play on Saturday by recording its sixth shutout of the season.

The Lady Hawks scored three goals in the first 26 minutes of the game and knocked off Berea College 3-0.

The victory pushes Huntingdon's season win total to seven games. This is just the third time during the NCAA era that the Lady Hawks have reached seven wins and the first time since 2004.

Mac Pearson opened the scoring in the fourth minute of the game on an assist from Kirstin Hayes. Hayes made it 2-0 on an unassisted goal in the eighth minute. Jade Ullman closed the scoring on an assist from Elena Guy at the 25:17 mark.

 

Records: Huntingdon (7-2-0, 1-0 USA South); Berea (0-6-0, 0-2 USA South)

Quick Facts: With a 7-2 record, the Lady Hawks need one more win to tie, and two wins to break, the program's NCAA-era record for wins in a season … Huntingdon's six shutouts are the second most in a season for the program during the NCAA era, and one short of the program record Huntingdon's defense held Berea to three shots, all in the second half, marking the fifth time in nine games the Lady Hawks have held an opponent to three shots or less this season

 

Huntingdon Stats

Goals: Mac Pearson (1), Kirstin Hayes (1), Jade Ullman (1)

Assists: Kirstin Hayes (1), Elena Guy (1)

Shots on Goal: Mac Pearson (4), Jade Ullman (2), Madi Critcher (2), Camryn Hale (1), Shelby Clark (1), Lindsay Paskman (1), Kirstin Hayes (1),

Goalkeeper: Kylie Kersh – 0 saves and 0 shots faced in 45:00 / Danielle Heim – 2 saves and 0 goals allowed in 45:00

 

Coming Up: Huntingdon hosts LaGrange at Samford Stadium on Wednesday at 7 p.m.