Watson's Goal Lifts Lady Monarchs In OT
By ODU Athletics
Aug. 26, 2006
NORFOLK, VA--Katie Watson's (Woodbridge, VA.) goal with 1:33 seconds left In the first overtime lifted the Lady Monarchs of Old Dominion University (1-0) to a 1-0 season opening victory over East Carolina Friday night.
After a scoreless regulation, Watson received a pass from Jenni Purdum(Vienna, Va.) and pushed it pass ECU's goalkeeper for the win.
ODU outshot the Pirates, 20-5, while sophomore goalkeeper Lauren Tupman (Virginia Beach, VA.) got the shutout on two saves. ECU's Amber Campbell had six Saves. ODU returns to action Sunday when they travel to Elon for a 1 p.m. match.
ECU 0-0-0=0 ODU 0-0-1=1
Shots: ODU (20), ECU (5) Corners: ODU (5), ECU (1) Saves: ODU-Tupman (2), ECU - Campbell (6), TM(1)