Field Hockey Shuts Out Ithaca, 1-0

GENESEO, N.Y. – SUNY Geneseo senior defender Julia Kim scored in the 24th minute in the Knights' 1-0 shutout of visiting Ithaca, Saturday. 

HOW IT HAPPENED 

  • The lone goal came during a Geneseo penalty corner in the second quarter. Junior forward Hayley Clark centered a pass from the right wing to Kim, who lofted a one-timer high into the Bomber net for what proved to be the deciding tally. 
  • Geneseo was awarded a penalty stroke in the 40th minute of action and nearly made it a two-goal advantage. However, Ithaca goalie Macy Brandwein came into the game and made a diving pad save for her only action of the night. 

MATCH NOTES 

  • Geneseo finished the game with a 21-4 edge in shots, including a 17-2 advantage in shots on goal. 
  • Sophomore Natalie Chojnacki made one save while senior defender Kelley McKeveny was credited with a defensive save in the 49th minute during a Bomber penalty corner to preserve the shutout. 

WHAT'S NEXT

Geneseo hosts Wells on Wednesday (Sept. 25) at 6:00 p.m. before kicking off SUNYAC play on Saturday (Sept. 28) hosting Morrisville at 4:00 p.m.