FREDERICK, Md. - Two goals from senior Erin Scarborough saw the Blazers take down the Alvernia Golden Wolves 3-1 during their first Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth match.
Inside the Box Score
- Scarborough registered a brace.
- Courtney Ellis knocked in a goal.
- Melissa Merritt had two helpers.
- Nicole Bautista recorded an assist.
- Lydia Erickson tallied two saves in 90 minutes for the Blazers.
How it Happened
- Scarborough put the Blazers up early after finding the back of the net from a Bautista dish in the 10th minute.
- Merritt assisted another Scarborough goal that doubled the lead for the Blazers in the 61st minute.
- Alvernia responded quickly in the 62nd minute after Breanna Dukehart slotted a ball across the box for Allison Hyde to finish putting the score at 2-1.
- A 25-yard strike from Ellis capped off the scoring and put the game out of reach for Golden Wolves as the scoreboard read 3-1 in the 87th minute.
- Scarborough now ranks fifth all-time in both career goals (20) and career points (48).
- Lily Sankey made eight saves for Alvernia.
- Hood extends their record to 9-3-1, the first time since 2009 that the Blazers have won nine games.
The Blazers travel to Lebanon Valley College for their second Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth match on Saturday, October 12.