Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Marian High School
It took 94 minutes but the Knights stretched their winning streak to 4 games by defeating Adams High School 3-2 in overtime. The Knights have not trailed since the last 12 minutes against Goshen.
Freshman Elizabeth McCourt scored her 4th goal of the season in the 20th minute when she won the ball from the Adams defender and beat the keeper far post. The game went to half with Marian holding a 1 goal lead. Adams was not going to go out without a fight and equalized in the 52nd minute. The tie last just 50 seconds until Megan Bullock scored a great header off a corner from Caroline Baughman’s service. Marian carried the lead until the final minute when Marian was whistled for a penalty in the box and Adams forward Mary Kate Varga sent the game to overtime. It took Marian just 6 minutes to take the lead for good when Megan Bullock fed Francie Hartnagel for her team leading 12th goal of the season.
Elizabeth McCourt (4th of the season)
Megan Bullock (11th of the season)
Francie Hartnagel (12th of the season)
Caroline Baughman (9th of the season)
Megan Bullock (2nd of the season)
Hannah Harry Shade 7 saves