Late Goals Lift The Lady Monarchs over Georgia State 3-2

October 02, 2005
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 2, 2005

Box Score

Second half goals by Heather Vaughan (Virginia Beach, VA), Shavon Knight (Waldorf, MD), and Lisa McKenzie (Inverness, Scotland) lift the Lady Monarch soccer team to victory over Georgia State 3-2. ODU improves to 9-1-0, 3-0-0 in the CAA, their best start in the history of the program, while GSU drops to 6-6-0 overall and 0-3-0 in the CAA.

Georgia State struck an early lead with a goal at 25:12 by Amanda Schneider. The score remained 1-0 until the 63rd minute when GSU's Amber Collins scored again for the Panthers. ODU began their rally at 66:09 with a goal Heather Vaughan, assisted by Caroline Brown (Lansdale, PA). Next at the 75th minute of play, freshman forward Shavon Knight connected off a pass from Vaughan. Lisa McKenzie netted the winning goal at 82:53 off an assist from Katie Watson (Woodbridge, VA) to give ODU the victory. Old Dominion recorded a 16-7 shot advantage, and a 3-1 corner kick edge.

The Lady Monarchs return to action October 7, when the host Delaware at the Old Dominion Soccer Stadium.

Line Score:

GSU 2-0=2 ODU 0-3=3

25:12 GSU Amanda Schneider 62:40 GSU Amber Collins 66:09 Heather Vaughan from Caroline Brown 74:27 Shavon Knight from Heather Vaughan 82:53 Lisa McKenzie from Katie Watson

Shots: ODU (16) GSU (7) Corner kicks: ODU (3) GSU (1) Saves: ODU - Colby Owen (1) GSU - Alexa Pasquarelli (8)