Farmville, Va. – The Presbyterian College women’s soccer team (5-4, 0-3 Big South) fell to Longwood (3-5-3, 1-1-2) by a final score of 2-0 on Saturday afternoon behind a pair of second half goals by the Lancers.
How It Happened
Longwood’s Madison Lockamy headed a shot on goal after a blocked shot that Megan Serrano was able to push over at 32:53 in what was one of the best chances of the first half.
The teams entered the half scoreless, tied 3-3 on corners and with the hosts holding a 9-6 advantage on shots. Serrano had four saves.
Lockamy then scored her first goal of the year off a deflected corner kick in the 51st minute to give the Lancers a 1-0 lead. Emilie Kupsov then received a leading pass from Kelly Almeida in the 65th minute and beat Serrano low and off the far post to extend the lead to 2-0.
Preston Robinette nearly scored in the final minute of the game, but a Longwood defender was able to clear her header off the line to seal the game. Robinette tied with senior Kelsey Yearger to lead PC with three shots on the day.
The Blue Hose travel to High Point on Wednesday, October 3, for a 4 p.m. game.