McKenzie Leads Lady Monarchs Past Northeastern

September 29, 2006
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Sept. 29, 2006

Box Score

NORFOLK, VA--Lisa McKenzie assisted on both Jana Pearson and Katie Watson's first half goals to lead the Lady Monarchs of Old Dominion (10-1/2-1) to a 2-1 Colonial Athletic Association victory over Northeastern (6-3-1/ 2-1) Friday night.

McKenzie stole a pass then hit Pearson on the run on a break-away for the Lady Monarchs first goal just one minute into the match. Six minutes later McKenzie hit Watson in front of the box to give ODU a 2-0 lead.

The Huskies scored with five minutes remaining as CAA Rookie of the Week Sophia Palmquist assisted Laura Johnson off a corner to make it 2-1. Northeastern outshot ODU, 14-12, but shots on goal were even at eight each. Sophomore goalkeeper Colby Owen (Virginia Beach) had six saves on the night. ODU hosts Hofstra Sunday at 1 p.m., while Northeastern travels to William and Mary.

NU  0-1=1
ODU 2-0=2

1:12 ODU Janna Pearson from Lisa McKenzie 7:59 ODU Katie Watson from Lisa McKenzie 84:54 NU Laura Johnson from Sophia Palmquist

Shots: ODU (12) NU (14); Corners: ODU (3), NU(2) Saves: ODU-Owen(6), Team (1); NU -Anne Petrofsky (6)