MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. – After dropping their first game of the season two nights ago, the Purple Eagles bounced back with a shutout win against the Robert Morris Colonials on Saturday afternoon.
SYNOPSIS The dynamic duo of Kelsey Araujo and Annie Ibey each scored a goal in the same game for the second time in three games this season. Araujo, who created several chances in the first half, was rewarded with a goal in the 37th minute. She then assisted on Ibey’s third goal of the season in the 54th minute to seal the victory.
37′ (GOAL) – Araujo finally scored after all the pressure. Veda Hensel played a long ball from midfield to Araujo who collected the ball in the box and her shot beat the keeper for the game’s opening goal.
41′ – Ibey shot at the top of the box narrowly misses.
52′ – Ibey had another effort on goal saved
54′ (GOAL) – Lauren Testa stole the ball at midfield and played Araujo down the right side. Her cross into the box was volleyed home by Ibey.
66′ – Ashley LoFranco’ long range effort forced a save.