LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Bridgewater College women's soccer team won its 10th game of the season with a 2-0 shutout victory Saturday afternoon over Randolph College.
With the victory, Bridgewater improved to 10-6-1 overall and 7-3-1 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) play. The Eagles have now reached double digits in victories for three straight seasons.
The Eagles controlled play throughout as they held a commanding 36-4 edge in shots. Bridgewater put 21 shots on goal, but had difficulty finishing as Randolph keeper Chloe Tong recorded 19 saves during the game.
The teams battled to a scoreless draw until the Eagles tallied late in the first half. Anne Cypriano put Bridgewater on the board when she cleaned up a rebound off a shot taken by Alycia Giauque. Cypriano's goal gave the Eagles a 1-0 lead in the 42nd minute.
The contest remained a one goal game until the 63rd minute. Ashley Crossman took a pass from Kelly Patterson and booted a low shot toward the far post. The shot hit the post and ricocheted into the back of the net for a 2-0 Bridgewater lead.
Taylor Riley recorded the shutout as the Eagles keeper finished with three saves.
Bridgewater wraps up its regular season on Wednesday when the Eagles host Washington and Lee for Senior Day. Game time is 4 p.m.