Lady Monarchs Defeat Elon, 4-0
By ODU Athletics
Aug. 27, 2006
ELON, NC--Junior Katie Watson (Woodbridge, VA.) and sophomore Shavon Knight (Waldorf, MD.) each scored two goals to lead the Lady Monarchs of Old Dominion (2-0) to a 4-0 victory over the Phoenix of Elon (1-1) Sunday afternoon.
Watson put the first goal on the board after a steal 3:44 into the first half. Nine minutes later Watson gets a pass from Knight to make it 2-0 at halftime. Watson Scored the game winning goal Friday night against East Carolina. In the second half Shavon Knight scores on a break a way with an assist from Watson. With less than 27 minutes left in the match, Knight is fouled in the box and scores on a penalty kick.
ODU outshot Elon, 15-11 on the day as sophomore goalkeeper Lauren Tupman (Virginia Beach, VA.-Kellam) picked up here second straight shutout. She had six saves on the day. The Lady Monarchs return to action this weekend when they travel to Radford on Friday for a 7 p.m. contest, then return home on Sunday for a 1 p.m. match with Fairleigh Dickinson.
ODU 2-2=4 Elon 0-0=0
Shots: ODU (15), Elon (11) Corners:ODU(5), Elon (3) Saves: ODU- Tupman (6), Elon - Johnson (7)