Women’s Soccer Secures Fifth-Straight Shutout with Victory Over Lyndon

Women’s Soccer Secures Fifth-Straight Shutout with Victory Over Lyndon

CASTINE, Maine -- Makayla Lewis (Purcellville, Va.) and Margot Simeon (Findlay, Ohio) each scored two goals to lead Maine Maritime Academy women's soccer to a 6-0 victory over Northern Vermont University - Lyndon on Saturday night in North Atlantic Conference (NAC) action at Ritchie Field.

Maine Maritime improves to 7-1 on the season and 3-0 in conference play, while the Hornets fall to 2-6 overall and 1-2 in NAC play. The Mariners return to action on Tuesday, October 2 when they host Bowdoin College for non-conference matchup at 7:00 pm.

Lewis put the Mariners on the board in the 14th minute when she sank a penalty kick past Lyndon's keeper Lauren Young and added her second goal just minutes later in the 17th minute,  when she headed in a corner kick from Eryn Doiron (Wilton, Maine).

Susana DeFrank (Temecula, Calif.) headed in a corner kick from Doiron in the 26th minute to give the Mariners a 3-0 advantage. Simeon added back-to-back goals in the 34th minute to put Maine Maritime up 5-0.

Adeline Davis (Dresden, Maine) rounded out the scoring in the 36th minute, scoring her first career goal.

Emily Conway (Charleston, S.C.) earned the victory in net for the Mariners, going untested in nearly 52 minutes in net, while Alice Van Kovn (Mansfield, Mass.) and Amber Durant (Lancaster, Calif.) shared time in net for the remainder of the game. Young collected nine saves in 84 minutes and Victoria McCormack turned away one shot in just over six minutes in net.

The Mariners outshot the Hornets 29-0 and took eight corner kicks compared to Lyndon's eight.

With their fifth-straight shutout, the Mariners have now outscored opponents 21-0 over the last five games.