Middletown, Pa. – Penn State Harrisburg rallied back from a one goal deficit. Raquel Grice scored in the 56th minute to tie the game at 2. Kristen Stark would break free in the 73rd minute, giving the Lions 3-2 victory. With the win, the Lions improve to 3-2 in CAC play.
Penn State Harrisburg 3 vs Wesley 2
Penn State Harrisburg Starters:
Stalvadore, Cummings, Backert, Moore, Butkus, O'Sullivan, Williams, Shacklock, Moccaldi, Snyder, Swanson
Inside the Numbers:
- Team Records: Penn State Harrisburg (10-4 Overall 3-2 CAC) vs Wesley (3-8-1 Overall 0-5 CAC)
- Shots: Harrisburg 27 vs Wesley 10
- Shots on Goal: Harrisburg 13 vs Wesley 4
- Corner Kicks: Harrisburg 4 vs Wesley 2
- Saves: Harrisburg 2 vs Wesley 10
How it Happened:
Penn State Harrisburg came out of the gate strong when, Kristen Stark found Erica Hile for the game's opening goal. The Lions would control the flow taking twelve shots in the first half to Wesley's three. The Wolverines would make the most of their opportunities scoring in the 31st minute to even the game at 1. The Wolverines would score again in the 47th minute to take the lead. The Lions would answer, when Raquel Grice found an equalizer in the 56th minute. With the game tied, the Lions would press the attack until Kristen Stark won a 50/50 ball and scored to give the Lions a 3-2 victory.
Penn State Harrisburg:
Kristen Stark- 1 Goal, 1 Assist
Raquel Grice- 1 Goal
Erica Hile- 1 Goal
Penn State Harrisburg will be back in action Saturday October 14th when they travel to face off against CAC foe Christopher Newport.