Henderhan Breaks Saves Record, Benson Records Hat Trick as Lady Leps Beat Perry – Girls Soccer
Louisville 5, Perry 2
Sophomore goalkeeper Amelia Henderhan set a single game team record by securing 25 saves in goal. The performance surpasses Celia Keefe‘s 20 save performance in a 2-2 tie against West Branch on September 21, 2016.
Freshman Matti Benson not only recorded her first varsity goal, but also her first career hat trick to lead the Lady Leopards on offense. Her hat trick proved to be the difference in the final score. Other goal scorers included Junior Morgan Keelan and Senior Emilee Mueller. Keelan now leads the team with 6 goals on the season, while Mueller’s score was her first of the 2020 campaign.
Perry scored both of their goals in the first half as the two teams went into the break knotted at 2-2. Isabella Heestand led the Lady Panthers with a goal via an assist from
Madeline Hervey. Heestand also recorded an assist on a goal by Hanna McGrady.
Louisville shutout Perry in the second half en rout to victory. The win snaps the Leopards three-game losing streak to the Panthers. Louisville now leads the all-time series 10-5-1, which includes a 7-2 record at home in the series.
This afternoon’s victory was the 150th in the history of the Lady Leopards Soccer Program. 150-118-31.
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JV: Louisville 3, Perry 2
UP NEXT: The Lady Leopards will next hit the road to face the Field Falcons on Saturday, September 12. JV is slated for 1:00 PM and Varsity will follow at 3:00 PM.
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