September 17, 2014
#12 Lady Indians Rally Over UNC Pembroke for a 2-1 Overtime Win
PEMBROKE, N.C. -- Catawba College’s Kate Weisner and Mary Kirkman paired up twice on Wednesday evening to claim a 2-1 overtime win against host UNC Pembroke at Varsity Grounds. The 12th ranked Lady Indians remain undefeated at 5-0 on the year. UNC Pembroke falls to 2-1-1.
The Braves drew first blood in the 38th minute on a one-timer goal by Amber Watkins. Lovisa Gustafsson and Riley Kane tallied the assist on the goal which was struck thirty yards out.
Catawba would respond in the 75th minute as Kirkman’s pass created a one-on-one opportunity for Weisner.
Kirkman would create a second one-on-one opportunity for Weisner with just over a minute remaining in the first overtime period. The goal marked Weisner’s seventh of the season and fourth game winner.
Catawba goalie, Bethany Davis, recorded seven saves in the win while Pembroke’s Janae Aiken tallied eleven. As a team Catawba recorded 26 total shots while Pembroke recorded twelve.
Catawba will travel on Saturday evening to Carson Newman for South Atlantic Conference action. The Lady Indians are set to kickoff at 5 p.m.
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Volleyball vs. UNC Pembroke 11 a.m.
Volleyball @ Francis Marion 3 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Converse 11 a.m.
Volleyball vs. Emmanuel 5 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. SAINT ANSELM 5 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. BARTON 7:30 p.m.
Volleyball vs. West Texas A&M 11 a.m.
Volleyball @ Tampa 7 p.m.
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