LANCASTER, Pa. - A strong Franklin & Marshall offense proved to be too much for the women's soccer team during a 3-0 loss to the Diplomats.
Inside the Box Score
- Lydia Erickson made three saves in net after 90 minutes of play.
How it Happened
- Melissa Merritt hit the frame early after 5:14 of play but the left-footed chance was denied by the goalkeeper.
- Franklin & Marshall took an early 1-0 lead in the sixth minute when Meg O'Callahan headed a ball from Nicolette Runko that found the back of the cage.
- The Blazers found themselves down 2-0 after Emilee Adami finished a cross from Runko in the 17th minute.
- An opportunity for the Blazers came in the 28th minute when Erin Scarborough's effort from just inside the 18-yard box was swallowed up by the charging keeper.
- Runko capped off the scoring in the 57th minute after a solo effort.
- Sara Ghorashi made two saves in 68 minutes for the Diplomats. Gabby Panayotakis played the remaining 22 minutes.
- Hood is now 7-3-1 on the year, while Franklin & Marshall improves to 5-3-1.
The Blazers take on the visiting Wolves of Wesley on Saturday, October 5 at 7 p.m.