ECAC First Round
Albright 1, Penn State Harrisburg 0
Haladay, Derrickson, Haldeman, Stark, S. Hemler, Sharrow, Vavrek, Clippinger, Kosovac, Williams, Bressler
Donkus, Haley, Bowles, Rider, Bieber, Lapidus, Hasanaj, Jones, Fulcher, Britton, Costigliola
How It Happened
Penn State Harrisburg fell to Albright College 1-0 in the first round of the ECAC postseason tournament on Saturday November 16. The loss brings the Lions 2019 campaign to a close.
Harrisburg (11-11-1) struggled to find their groove offensively failing to record a shot. With the offense struggling, the Blue & White's defense had to step up. Hannah Williams anchored the Lions defense making eight saves and keeping Albright off the scoreboard in the first half.
Albright (13-8) would finally break through midway through the second half when Autumn Bieber found Emily Serpico for the first and only goal of the game in the 60th minute. The Blue & White could not find an equalizer, falling 1-0.
Inside the Numbers
- The Lions were led by Hannah Williams who made a game-high eight saves.
- Albright's Emily Serpico scored the game's lone goal in the 60th minute, her first of the season
- Albright outshot the Blue & White 18-0 and held an 8-1 advantage in corner kicks
The Lions have completed their 2019 campaign and will head into the offseason looking to build upon the successes from this past season.