Lady Pioneers Blank Erie
The Alfred State women's soccer team won their ninth straight with a 5-0 victory over Erie CC at Jim Ball Stadium in Orchard Park. The #4 ranked Lady Pioneers are now 9-1 on the season and 8-0 in Region III Division III play.
Kali Muhleisen (Alfred Almond) scored the Lady Pioneers first three goals of the contest to record her third hat trick of the season. Allison Vargeson (Addison) picked up the assists on Muhleisen's first two goals while Danielle Richardson (Hornell) was credited with the assist on the third.
Hannah Gilray (Fredonia) gave the blue & gold a 4-0 lead at halftime after getting a pass from Kelly Stieve (Brockport).
Taylor Dezio (Marion) scored the lone goal of the 2nd half with Vargeson getting credited with her third assist of the game.
The Lady Pioneers held a 27 to 10 shot advantage in the contest. Krista DeCarlo (Bayshore/West Islip) made four saves for her third solo shutout of the year and the team's sixth.
With the win the Lady Pioneers claim the WNYAC Division III crown with a perfect 5-0 record.
Alfred State returns to Pioneer Stadium on Saturday when they host Cayuga CC at 1 p.m.