Maine Battles to 0-0 2OT Draw with Richmond
Sh: Ashley Robinson - 5
Sv: Lauren Swant - 4
Sh: 2 Players (#7, #14 - 2)
Sv: KELLY, Emily - 5
|Shots (on goal)||16 (5)||9 (4)|
RICHMOND, Va. -- the University of Maine women's soccer team battled to a 0-0 double overtime draw with Richmond on Sunday afternoon in a tournament at Virginia Commonwealth University. Maine moves to 3-2-2 on the season with the tie, while Richmond moves to 2-4-2.
Richmond outshot Maine 5-4 in the first half, but Maine had a commanding 7-2 edge in shots in the second half. The Black Bears recorded a 3-0 advantage in shots in the first overtime while each team recorded a pair in the second overtime. Maine finished the game with a 16-9 edge in shots and a 5-4 margin in shots on goal.
Maine keeper Lauren Swant (Oakville, Ontario) made four saves and sees her record move to 3-2-2. It was the third shutout of the season for Swant. Emily Kelly made five saves for Richmond.
Maine returns to action on Friday, Sept. 20 when it travels to Northeastern for a match against the Huskies.