YORK, PA – The Spartans fell to the McDaniel Green Terror 2-1 in a non-conference tilt on a muggy Wednesday evening at Graham Field.
Final Score: York 1 - McDaniel 2
Records: York 1-2, McDaniel 2-0
Shots: York 16 – McDaniel 14
Shots on Goal: York 7 – McDaniel 6
Corner Kicks: York 10 – McDaniel 4
Saves: York 4 – McDaniel 6
How It Happened:
- The Green Terror capitalized on some sloppy play in the box by York and Kristen Worry took advantage by placing the ball in the open net in the 19thminute.
- The Spartans dominated possession throughout the first half and it paid dividends when Ryan Hussey connected on a through ball from Caitlyn Findlay to tie the game up 1-1 in the 42ndminute.
- McDaniel took the lead back when Kristen Worry put a low one-time shot passed the Spartan keeper in the 52ndminute off an assist from Lindsey Farrell.
- York was able to create quality chances on all their corners but were unable to find the back of the net while McDaniel keeperKatherine Carstensen made a few key saves down the stretch to salvage the 2-1 victory.
Ryan Hussey: 1 goal, 2 shots, 2 shots on goal
Caitlyn Findlay: 1 assist, 2 shots, 1 shot on goal
Natalie McCarthy: 5 shots, 2 shots on goal
Green Terror Leaders
Kristen Worry: 2 goals, 4 shots, 2 shots on goal
Lindsay Farrell: 1 assist, 2 shots, 1 shot on goal
Kirsten Gibson: 2 shots, 1 shot on goal
Sydney Kahn (YCP): 90 minutes played, 2 goals allowed, 4 saves, (Loss, 1-2)
Katherine Carstensen (McD): 90 minutes played, 1 goal allowed, 6 saves, (Win, 1-0)
York is now 4-4-1 against the Green Terror … they have dropped four straight to the hands of McDaniel … junior Ryan Hussey tallied her team leading fourth goal of the season … York notched a season-high 10 corner kicks … the Spartans now have a 1-1 record at home.
The Spartans go on the road to face the Dickinson College Red Devils this Saturday in a non-conference bout. Kick off slated for 1:00 pm in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.