Huntingdon opens season with win against Talladega

Freshman Skye Paradise (#29) is congratulated after a goal in Friday's win over Talladega.
Freshman Skye Paradise (#29) is congratulated after a goal in Friday's win over Talladega.

MONTGOMERY, Ala.  – The Huntingdon women's soccer team opened the season with a 16-0 win over NAIA Talladega College on Friday night.

The Lady Hawks began to make substitutions in the first half and played 28 players in the game.

Freshman Sierra Millinor scored the first goal in the opening three minutes. Ten different players scored in the game, with freshmen accounting for nine of the goals.

Records: Huntingdon (1-0); Talladega (0-2)                                                

Notable: Huntingdon's 16 goals broke the Lady Hawks' NCAA-era record for goals in a game. Huntingdon set its previous record of 14 against Fisk in 2003 and tied the mark against Oakwood in 2010.

 

Huntingdon Stats

Goals: Jade Ullman (3), Erin Cembrale (3), Sierra Millinor (2), Abigail Brown (2), Reilly Feeney (1), Faithe Korponay (1), Doren Staley (1), Kaily Werthem (1), Allison Fisher (1), Skye Paradise (1)

Assists: Alex Calhoun (2), Kaily Werthem (2), Camryn Hale (1), Faithe Korponay (1), Skye Paradise (1)

Shots on Goal: Sierra Millinor (8), Jade Ullman (6), Erin Cembrale (4), Hedi Docking (3), Abigail Brown (3), Skye Paradise (3), Doren Staley (2), Kaily Werthem (2), Lindsay Paskman (2), Sam Curtis (1), Reilly Feeney (1), Alex Calhoun (1), Faithe Korponay (1), Allison Fisher (1), Amy Szafran (1)

Goalkeeper: Kylie Kersh (38:02), Maria Owen (34:03) and Courtney Dye (17:55) combined to keep Talladega scoreless.

 

Coming Up: Huntingdon hosts Belhaven on Wednesday at 4 p.m.