Lady Hawks open season with tie against Sewanee

Goalkeeper Kylie Kersh, shown here last season, made a save in the final seconds of double overtime to preserve a 1-1 tie with Sewanee on Friday.
Goalkeeper Kylie Kersh, shown here last season, made a save in the final seconds of double overtime to preserve a 1-1 tie with Sewanee on Friday.

SEWANEE, Tenn.  – Sophomore Kylie Kersh made a save in the final seconds of double overtime to help the Huntingdon women's soccer team earn a 1-1 tie with Sewanee on Friday night.

A pair of freshmen combined for Huntingdon's goal as Sam Curtis scored on an assist from Erika Gebhard in the first eight minutes of the second half.

The goal gave the Lady Hawks a 1-0 lead but Sewanee answered and tied the game in the 65th minute.

                                    

Records: Huntingdon (0-0-1); Sewanee (0-0-1)

Notable: Huntingdon and Sewanee combined for just seven shots on goal. The Lady Hawks took four shots on goal and Sewanee finished with three shots on goal.

 

Huntingdon Stats

Goals: Sam Curtis (1)

Assists: Erika Gebhard (1)

Shots on Goal: Sam Curtis (1), Meredith Harrison (1), Mac Pearson (1), Alexis Louk (1)

Goalkeeper: Kylie Kersh – 2 saves and 1 goal allowed in 110 minutes

 

Coming Up: Huntingdon returns to action in Sewanee on Saturday against Berry College at 5 p.m.