Knight's Goal Gives Lady Monarchs, 1-0 Exhibition Win

August 21, 2006
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Aug. 21, 2006

NORFOLK, VA--Sophomore Shavon Knight (Waldorf, MD.) scored with 33 minutes left in the match to give the Old Dominion Lady Monarchs a 1-0 exhibition win against American Monday afternoon.

After a scoreless first half, Knight got a pass from freshman Chika Umejei (Virginia Bach, VA.-Bayside) in box and put it through with 33:11 left in the match.

ODU outshot AU, 16-12, while sophomore goalkeeper Lauren Tupman (Virginia Beach, Va.-Kellam) had three saves on the day.

The Lady Monarchs open the regular season at home Friday night as part of a double-header with the men. The # 20 ODU men take on #1 Maryland at 6:30 followed by the Lady Monarchs-East Carolina match at approximately 8:30 p.m.

AU    0-0=0
ODU 0-1=1
57:49 Shavon Knight from Chika Umejei.

Shots: ODU (16), AU (12) Corners: ODU (5), AU (2) Saves: ODU-Tupman (3), AU-Doyle (8)