—Freshman Lauren Lentine (Princeton, N.J./WWP North)
scored three goals to lead the Bobcats to a 7-1 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Lake Erie, Saturday afternoon.
With the win the Bobcats improve their overall record to 2-5 and 1-0 in the AMCC, while Lake Erie falls to 5-3 and 0-1 in the AMCC.
Frostburg State dominated the contest, scoring the game’s first six goals before LEC could get on the scoreboard.
FSU scored it’s first goal of the match in the 21st minute when Lentine scored on an assist from Tricia Richardson (Gibson Island, Md./St. Mary's). Lentine would then score her second goal of the game, in the 28th minute.
The Bobcats continued to score, getting back-to-back goals from senior Lindsay Hoffman (Frederick, Md./Thomas Johnson). Hoffman scored the third goal of the game in the 40th minute when she received the ball, turned to face the goal, and placed it in the upper corner.
The fourth goal of the game was a spectatular individual effort from Hoffman. She attacked the endline, beat several Lake Erie defenders, and then snuck the ball between the near post and goalkeeper Heather McElwain.
The Bobcats went into halftime leading by a commanding 4-0.
Two and a half minutes into the second half, Lentine scored her third goal of the match. She headed in a cross from freshman Katie Emminger (Baltimore, Md./Perry Hall).
FSU would not let up, getting their sixth goal of the game when Hoffman would assist Richardson in the 60th minute.
Lake Erie scored their only goal when Angela Bethel netted a shot at 79:35.
The Bobcats capped the afternoon, when freshman Kendal Moss (Hagerstown, Md./Williamsport) scored a goal on a assist from sophomore Ali Keeney (Smithsburg, Md./Middletown) with less than five minutes remaining.
FSU outshot LEC 26-5.
Freshman Stephanie Gwinn (Ijamsville, Md./Urbana) earned the win for the Bobcats, making two saves while McElwain made eight saves for the Storm.
The Bobcats return to action September 30 when they host conference opponent Medaille at 1:00 pm.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303