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Pioneers blank Saxons, 3-0

ALFRED, NY-Visiting Utica College defeated the Alfred University women’s soccer team 3-0, Saturday afternoon, in an Empire 8 Conference matchup.

The Pioneers netted three first half goals to take a commanding 3-0 lead into intermission. Utica (4-10-0, 2-4-0 Empire 8) outshot AU 8-2, and held a 5-1, corner kick advantage at the half.

In the second half AU was unable to find the net as Utica outshot the Saxons 8-0 in the second half. For the game, the Pioneers held commanding leads in shots (16-2), and corner kicks (10-1).

Junior Ashley Frazell (Newton, NJ/Newton) started in goal for AU and made one save. Freshman Alicia Hanes (Vestal, NY/Vestal) played the second half and stopped a game-high four shots. Samantha Glocking went the distance in goal for Utica, and was not called upon to make a save.

The lady Saxons (3-11, 0-7-0 Empire 8) return to action Thursday, October 27, at 6:30 p.m., when they host Morrisville College.