Lady Pioneers Rout Mercyhurst
The Alfred State women's soccer team scored five 1st half goals en route to a 6-0 victory over Mercyhurst North East on Saturday afternoon. The #5 ranked Lady Pioneers have now won four straight and are 4-1 on the year.
Hannah Holmok (Alfred Almond) and Kali Mulheisen (Alfred Almond) each had two goals and an assist on the day.
Holmok got the offense going with a goal 9:25 into the game. Mulheisen made it 2-0 at 15:11 after getting a pass from Holmok. Mulheisen's second goal game 1:03 later after getting a pass from Anna Rath (Medina). Brittany McEwen (Caledonia Mumford) made it 4-0 at 31:52 while Steph Simard (Warsaw) capped the 1st half scoring with a corner kick that bent into the net.
Holmok scored the lone goal of the 2nd half when she headed in a corner kick by Mulheisen.
The Pioneers held a 30 to 1 shot advantage in the contest. Krista DeCarlo (Bayshore/West Islip), Kayla Scharet (Warsaw), and Brittney Oyler (Machias/Franklinville) combined for the shutout.
Alfred has now outscored their opponents 16 to 1 in their last four contests.
The blue & gold continue their homestand on Tuesday when they host Genesee CC at 4 p.m. at Pioneer Stadium.