Virginia Tech Edges ODU, 2-1
By ODU Athletics
Oct. 6, 2002
BLACKSBURG, VA. - Virginia Tech's women's soccer team defeated the Lady Monarchs of Old Dominion Sunday afternoon, 2-1. Freshman Heather Vaughan (Va. Beach, Va.) from Princess Anne High School netted ODU's goal. The Lady Monarchs are now 2-7-1, while Virginia Tech is 3-7-1.
After a scoreless first half, Jessica Meyers put the Hokies up 1-0 two minutes into the second half. With 28 minutes remaining Kristel Jacobson scored on an assist from Emily Barnhart to give Tech a 2-0 lead. With 21 minutes left, Vaughan got a feed from Diane Baucom (Va. Beach, Va.) to put ODU on the board.
Shots on goal were even at 12. ODU's goalkeepers came up with seven saves. five for Stephanie Miller (Plymouth Meeting, PA.), and two for Kristen Bailey (Hamilton, Va.). The Lady Monarchs return to action on Friday, Oct. 11 at Virginia Commonwealth.
Shots on Goal: ODU (12), VT(12)
Corners: ODU( 5), VT(3)
Saves: ODU- Miller(5), Bailey (2); VT: Natasha Dirda(1), Katie Hancock(0)