PITTSBURGH, Pa. - In their second game of the year, La Roche defeated the visiting Waynesburg Yellow Jackets by a score of 3-2 in a back and forth mathchup.
In the first half, the Redhawks struck first when Freshman forward Ashley Mineard played a ball off a defender and ripped a shot from just inside the box to give La Roche a 1-0 lead in the 30th minute.
The second goal would come shortly into the second half when La Roche Sophomore forward Piper Claypool took a shot from 25 yards out that sailed over the goalie's head and into the back of the net to give her team a 2-0 lead.
The Yellow Jackets answered quickly when Junior midfielder Jessica Silbaugh found the back of the net off a corner kick from her teammate Teagan Jenner to bring Waynesburg within one. Then, Jenner scored on her own in the 58th minute to tie the contest.
Next game: Monday, September 9th @ Thiel | 7:00 PM