LHU women’s soccer falls on the road
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – The Lock Haven University women’s soccer (1-4-2, 1-4-1 PSACE) team fell on the road to East Stroudsburg University (6-2, 5-2 PSACE) 5-2 in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) East action on Sunday afternoon.
Leading the way for the offense was Marah Foltz (Mountville, Pa./ Hempfield High). Foltz finished the game with a goal and an assist for the Bald Eagles. She converted a penalty kick to score LHU’s second goal.
In the 22nd minute, Josie Swartz (Mifflintown, Pa./Junita) provided a spark, scoring for LHU after placing a shot past the ESU keeper. Assisting on the play was Foltz.
The two did all they could to lead the Bald Eagle offense. Foltz finished with a game high 12 shots and 10 on goal. Swartz finished with 4 shots and all 4 on goal.
Turning in a strong midfield performance was Erika Landis (Watsontown, Pa./ Warrior Run) who looked to jump start play for LHU creating a number of chances going forward.
LHU goalkeeper Karly Trillhaase (Eatontown, Ny./ Monmouth Regional) finished the game with 8 saves.
The Bald eagles will return home on Wednesday, October 9th to face the Golden Bears of Kutztown University. Kickoff is set for 3:00 p.m.