SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – Sophomore forward Hannah Yee scored a goal in each half to lead the Mount Holyoke College women's soccer team to a 2-0 victory over Coast Guard Academy in NEWMAC action at the MHC Soccer Field. With the victory, the Lyons move to 1-5-1 on the season and are now 1-1-0 in conference play. The Bears slip to 1-5-0 overall with a 0-2-0 NEWMAC record.
Yee added to the Lyons advantage at 84:47 after she ran on and shot it into the far post past a diving Fellman. First year Ali Rossi was credited with the primary assist on the goal after she volleyed it in the box off a corner from senior Mallory Phaneuf.
For the game, Coast Guard held a strong advantage in shots, taking an
18-8 edge, including a 12-1 advantage in the second half. The Bears also held the margin in corner kicks with a 5-2 edge.
"We had solid chances to score, especially throughout the second half, but couldn't capitalize," said Coast Guard head coach Susan Grant. "We played hard the whole game and never gave up."