Another Tough Loss for St. Mary's Women's Soccer at Haverford

Another Tough Loss for St. Mary's Women's Soccer at Haverford

For Immediate Release · By Nairem Moran · nmoran@smcm.edu

Haverford, Pa. – A late second-half goal handed the St. Mary's College of Maryland women's soccer team their fourth straight 1-0 loss Saturday afternoon as the Seahawks succumbed to Haverford College in non-conference action.

St. Mary's 0, Haverford 1

How It Happened

  • Haverford controlled the tempo of the game, putting on the offensive pressure from the game's opening whistle.
  • Senior captain Sydney Larkin (Salisbury, Md./Parkside) and the Seahawk defense worked hard to keep the Fords off the scoreboard as the two sides headed into halftime in a scoreless draw.
  • HC continued to pepper St. Mary's in the second half but Larkin came up with four saves to keep the Seahawks in the game.
  • The Fords finally broke through in the 86th minute when Grace Mathis crossed the ball inside the six where Kendall Logan volleyed for her first goal of the season.

For the Seahawks (0-4-2)

  • Scorers: None
  • Goalkeeper: Sydney Larkin (6 saves, 1 goal allowed, 90:00)
  • St. Mary's connected on six shots (one on goal) and one corner kick in the first half.

For Haverford (2-2-1)

  • Scorer: Logan (1 goal); Mathis (1 assist)
  • Goalkeeper: Julie Hanss (1 save, 0 goals allowed, 90:00)
  • The Fords fired off 22 shots (seven on goal) and earned five corner kicks, including four in the second half.

Notes

  • This was the first-ever meeting between the Seahawks and Haverford.
  • St. Mary's has now gone 471:24 minutes without scoring a goal.

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Sept. 19 vs. No. 18 Lynchburg College (5-0-0) – Seahawk Stadium – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday's matchup will be the first-ever meeting between St. Mary's and Lynchburg. 

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