Laura Beeman's Two Goals Gives The Lady Monarchs The Victory Over Elon

September 20, 2005
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Sept. 20, 2005

Box Score

NORFOLK, VA - Laura Beeman's (Chalfont, PA) two unassisted goals lifted the Lady Monarchs over Elon 2-0 in their third straight shutout of the season. This is the ODU's best start since going 6-1-0 in 1998. The game was officially called with 19:06 left on the clock, in the second half, due to inclement weather. Old Dominion improves to 6-1-0, Elon is now 2-4-2.

The Lady Monarchs dominated the game with a 16-0 shot advantage. Beeman's first goal came off a direct kick from 20 yards out at 21:42. Less than a minute later, Beeman connected again with a 22-yard kick from the left side of the goal to score. Beeman now has seven goals for the season.

Freshman goalkeeper Colby Owen (Virginia Beach, VA) recorded 45 minutes in tonight's game and now has an impressive 0.82 goals against average.

The Lady Monarchs take the field again Friday September 23, at 7:00pm when they take on the Wyoming Cowgirls, at the Old Dominion Soccer Stadium.

Line Score:

EC 0-0=0 ODU 2-0=2

21:42 Laura Beeman
22:41 Laura Beeman

Shots: ODU (16), EC (0)
Corners: ODU (3), EC (3)
Saves: ODU - Colby Owen 45:00 (0) Lauren Tupman 25:54 (0), EC - Lizz Johnson (4)