Women's Soccer: Lone Goal Leads Purple Raiders to Victory

Kelsey Malenic
Kelsey Malenic

ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Sophomore Kelsey Malenic's (Poland/Poland Seminary) first goal of the season led Mount Union to a 1-0 victory over Allegheny (Pa.) College Saturday at Mount Union Stadium.

Malenic's goal broke a scoreless tie in the 36th minute of play and held through the remainder of the game.

The Gators outshot the Purple Raiders 11-6, while junior Maria Favorite (Chesterland/Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin) played all 90 minutes and had five saves on the day.

Favorite now has four shutouts on the season.

The Raiders improve to 4-1-1 on the season, while Allegheny falls to 2-4-1.

Mount Union remains at home, when they face-off against Kenyon Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m.


                          Soccer Game Summary (Final)
                        2013 Mount Union Women's Soccer
           Allegheny vs Mount Union (Sep 14, 2013 at Alliance, Ohio)
 Allegheny (2-4-1) vs. Mount Union (4-1-1)
 Date: Sep 14, 2013  Attendance: 97
 Goals by period       1  2  Tot
 Allegheny...........  0  0 -  0
 Mount Union.........  1  0 -  1
  1.  36:21 MTU Kelsey Malenic (Amanda Davies)
 Shots: Allegheny 11, Mount Union 6
 Saves: Allegheny 0 (), Mount Union 5 (Maria Favorite 5)