HIRAM, Ohio -- Mount Union, now 2-0 on the year, beat Franciscan at the Hiram Classic with a final score of 4-1.
Junior Nicole Lanese (Macedonia / Nordonia) had the go ahead goal in the 78th minute to break the 1-1 tie for the Purple Raiders. Senior Katie Goedecke (Cuyahoga Falls/Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary) tacked on two more goals for the Raiders in the 84th minute and 86th mintue.
The scoring was started in the first half by Kelsey Scott-Avery of Franciscan in the 11th minute. The Purple Raiders came back with a goal from Maggie O'Donnell (Avon / Avon) in the 13th minute. Julia Krause (Crestwood / Mantua) had assists on the first two goals for the Raiders.
Paige Freel played all 90 minutes in goal for the Raiders allowing one goal on two shots.
Mount Union will play again Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Cincinnati at Mount St. Joseph.