Oct. 10, 1999
FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- The Cavaliers extended their shutout streak to
five full halves while scoring five goals in today's game to defeat the
Elis 5-0 in Fairfield, Conn. Virginia held Yale to five shots on the game
and only two corners, both of which came in the second half. On the
offensive end, USA team member Jessica Coleman (Oceanport, N.J./Shore
Regional) connected on two consecutive corners and added an assist on a
third corner to help the Cavs take a 3-0 lead into the break.
Coleman's two corner goals, which came at the 24:04 and 13:14 marks
respectively, were both assisted by Carrie Goodloe (St. Louis, Mo./John
Burroughs) and Laura Lindsay (Deerfield, Mass./Deerfield Academy).
Lindsay's two assists move her to third-place all-time in Cavalier history
with 37 career assists while Goodloe's two assists move her to third-place
all-time for assists as a sophomore with 12.
Coleman added an assist on a corner play with 6:35 to play in the
half as she passed the ball to Lorraine Vizzuso (Fairfield, N.J./West
Essex), who converted the score, giving the Cavaliers a 3-0 lead at the
break. Coleman's assist gives her 36 points on the season, which ranks
third all-time for points as a sophomore. Coleman has also recorded the
game-winning goal or assist in eight of the Cavaliers' nine wins this
In the second half, Goodloe stole the ball at the top of the circle
and poked it in to give Virginia a 4-0 lead with 23:56 to play. Virginia's
Cara Unterkofler (Centreville, Va./Centreville) scored her first career
collegiate points as she converted a scramble in front of the cage with
less than a minute to play, giving the Hoos a 5-0 win.
Becky Worthington (Fairview Village, Pa./Methacton) made three
saves while notching her fifth shutout of the season.
The Cavaliers will welcome the Dukes of James Madison on Wednesday,
Oct. 13 at 7:00 pm. JMU is ranked 10th in the latest poll.
1 2 F
Virginia 3 2 5
Yale 0 0 0
SCORING SUMMARY: V: Coleman (Goodloe, Lindsay)/24:04, V: Coleman (Goodloe,
Lindssay)/13:14, V: Vizzuso (Coleman)/6:35, V: Goodloe/23:56,
Goals: V: Coleman 2, Goodloe, Vizzuso, Unterkofler
Assists: V: Goodloe 2, Lindsay 2, Coleman
Shots: V: 16, Y: 5 Corners: V: 12, Y: 2
Saves: V: 3 (Worthington 3), Y: 4 (Lane 3, Martirosian 1)