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Saxons tie Elmira in Empire 8 opener

ALFRED, NY – The Saxons tied visiting Elmira College Saturday night at Merrill Field.

Both Goalies were outstanding, with AU senior Shanna Ewoldt (Tuscon, AZ/Waubansie Valley (IL)) making 14 saves, including a handful from point-blank range, and Elmira’s netminder Karissa Wilson stopping eight shots.

The game was even throughout with both teams having seven shots in the first half, and Elmira holding the advantage 7-4 in the second half. At the end of regulation Elmira had the advantage in shots on goal with 12 to Alfred’s six.

The Saxons are in action next on Wednesday, Sept. 15, at 4 p.m. when they travel to Pittsford to take on Nazareth College.