The KSC women’s soccer team came out with a 3-1 win against Lasell College on Thursday, Sept. 7.
The team was able to put away three goals in the first half, ultimately leading to their success.
The first goal came from senior Katie Silegy, who was able to get a foot on a cross sent in by senior Julia Pearson.
Silegy fired a low shot in the 10th minute of the game, which led to the first goal.
The Owls held their momentum, with their second goal coming only four minutes later.
Senior Taylor Farland, who is known for scoring, was able to fire a shot off within the box, landing the Owls their second goal in the lower right corner of the net.
With 30 seconds left in the first-half, junior Taylor Bisaillon was able to pick up Keene State’s third goal.
Bisaillon was able to rebound a shot sent off by senior Morgan Kathan and bobbled by the visiting team’s goalie.
Bisaillon found the back of the net, giving the Owls a 3-0 lead after the first half.
The Lasers worked to find open opportunities in the first-half, with junior Sabrina Morais collecting a loose ball within the box and firing a shot.
However, Keene State’s goalie Abbie Terrinca was able to position herself for the save, giving the Owls a shutout for the first-half.
In the second half, the Lasers were able to regain composure.
Lasell junior Carly Zdanek was able to carry the ball up the left side of the field and fire a shot into the left side of net in the 79th minute.
But the KSC women’s soccer team held their ground and composure, shutting down all other opportunities for the Lasers.
The Owls came out with a 3-1 win and will play the University of Massachusetts Boston Sept. 16 at 1:00 p.m..
Caroline Perry can be contacted at email@example.com