Lynchburg, Va. -- Lynchburg College's women's soccer team scored a pair of first-half goals and controlled the game from whistle to whistle, coming out ahead in a 2-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference match against visiting Guilford on Homecoming Friday.
The Hornets out-shot Guilford 27-1 in the match.
At halftime, Lynchburg celebrated its 1997 ODAC championship team, which is being recognized this weekend as a Team of Distinction in the LC Sports Hall of Fame, as well as any alumni present who have been part of the 30-year history of the program.
Final: Lynchburg 2, Guilford 0
Records: Lynchburg (14-1, 7-1 ODAC), Guilford (6-8-1, 3-5-1 ODAC)
Venue: Shellenberger Field, Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, Va.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Lynchburg launched four shots in the first 19 minutes of play but were unable to break through until the fifth shot, a 20th-minute left-side finish by Emily Sanchez (Orangeburg, N.Y.) on a Georgie Duggan (Stafford, Va.) assist. It was Sanchez's first goal of the season.
No. 22 Lynchburg will travel north to Pittsburgh, Pa. on Sunday to take on No. 9-ranked Carnegie Mellon in a late-season marquee matchup.