Amherst women's soccer tops Mules in overtime

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: October 13, 2007
WATERVILLE, Maine --- Amherst College got the only score of the game when Colby College had an own goal  in the first overtime period as the Lord Jeffs took a 1-0 win over the Mules in New England Small College Athletic Conference women's soccer play on Saturday.

Amherst (4-4-3, 4-1-1 NESCAC) had a 20-8 shot advantage, but the Mules (3-6-2, 0-6-1) kept the game scoreless through regulation play. A Colby defender mistakenly knocked the ball into her own net at 4:20 of overtime.

Lili Ferguson (Winnetka, Ill.) stopped six shots for the Amherst shutout. Loni Pisani (Kanata, Canada) made nine stops to keep Colby in the game.

Amherst 1, Colby 0, OT

Amherst        0#0#1----1

Colby          0#0#0----0


94:20 AMH OWN GOAL (unassisted)

Shots: Amherst 20, Colby 8; Saves: Amherst 6 (Lili Ferguson 6), Colby 9 (Loni Pisani 9).

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