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W&J Tops Women's Soccer 2-1

W&J Tops Women's Soccer 2-1


9/15/2013 — WASHINGTON, Pa. - Despite scoring the first goal of the game, the Penn State Altoona women's soccer team lost 2-1 to non-conference opponent Washington & Jefferson College on Sunday afternoon.

Allysia Ketchem (Lewisburg, PA/Lewisburg) netted her third goal of the season at the 1:58 mark, ripping a shot off of a defender and through the goalkeeper's hands to put the Lady Lions up 1-0.

But W&J tied the game 1-1 at 22:26 when Holly Shipley scored following a blocked shot.

The Presidents made it 2-1 at 53:10 when Mariah Lockard tipped in Shipley's pass from the left side.

Mackenzie Strubhar (Hummelstown, PA/Lower Dauphin) made 10 saves for Penn State Altoona in the loss.

Photo: Penn State Altoona senior forward Allysia Ketchem scored her team's lone goal on Sunday.

TAGS: women's soccer