ODU Defeats Northern Colorado, 3-0

September 08, 2006
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Sept. 8, 2006

Box Score

GREELEY, CO--Sophomore midfielder Shavon Knight (Waldorf, MD.) scored two goals to lead the Lady Monarchs (5-0) of Old Dominion University to a 3-0 victory over Northern Colorado(2-1) Friday night.

Knight's first goal came 29 minutes into the match on an assist from Katie Watson (Woodbridge, VA.). Freshman Chika Umejei (Virginia Beach, Va.-Bayside HS) scored her first collegiate goal three minutes into the second half on an assist from Lisa McKenzie (Inverness, Scotland). Knight completed the scoring with 27 minutes left on an assist from Elizabeth Brewster (Clifton, VA.).

Knight now takes the team lead away from Katie Watson. Knight has eight goals and two assists for 18 points, while Watson has seven goals with two assists for 16 points. ODU outshot Northern Colorado, 24-6 as sophomore Lauren Tupman (Virginia Beach, Va. -Kellam HS) picked up her second straight shutout and fourth overall.

ODU visits Wyoming Sunday for a 1 p.m.(et) match in Laramie, WY.

ODU 1-2=3 UNC 0-0=0

29:42 ODU Shavon Knight from Katie Watson 48:39 ODU Chika Umejei from Lisa McKenzie 73:45 ODU Shavon Knight from Elizabeth Brewster

Shots: ODU (24), UNC (6); Corner Kicks: ODU(1), UNC(4); Saves: ODU-Tupman (4), UNC-Chrissy Marvin (13)