PAXTON, Mass. (9.15.2011) – Sophomore Lindsey McGeary (Foxboro, Mass.) and senior Samantha Janda (Sterling, Mass.) combined for four goals as the Worcester State University defeated the Anna Maria AMCATS 6-0 during a non- conference matchup at AMCAT Field on Thursday night. The Lancers improve to 4-0 on the season while the AMCATS drop to a 2-4 record.
Also marking the score sheet for Worcester State was seniors Sarah Cozzens (Lancaster, Mass.) with a goal and Sabrina Tordoff (Bellingham, Mass) added a penalty stroke goal an assist. Anna Maria's goaltender Marita Steinmetz (Grafton, Mass.) made 12 saves in the loss.
The Lancers got on the board receiving an unassisted goal by Lindsey McGeary (Foxboro, Mass) in the 14th minute of play and just seconds later Samantha Janda (Sterling, Mass.) scored off a corner drive. McGeary made it 3-0 in the 19th minute when she drove a deflected ball in off another corner. The Lancers took a 4-0 lead on Janda's second goal last in the first half.
Worcester State held a commanding edge in penalty corners 15-5 and shots 27-5.
The goaltending duo of Rebecca Mullen (Peabody, Mass.) and Sydney Dionis (Shrewsbury, Mass) recorded the shutout.