Thursday Scores: Saints Go 1-1-1 On Fall Sports Opening Day
|Saint Martin’s 1, Corban 1 (2OT) – Box score|
|SMU Soccer Field||1st||2nd||OT1||OT2||Final|
|Corban (3-1-1 overall)||1||0||0||0||1|
|Saints (0-0-1 overall)||1||0||0||0||1|
|SMU goal: Sasha Dini (6th minute)|
Saint Martin’s and Corban got off to a quick start with each scoring a goal in the first 27 minutes but then played over 80 scoreless minutes and finished with a 1-1 draw in the Saints season opener at the SMU Soccer Field.
Sasha Dini opened the scoring in the 6th minute by burying a shot off of a pass from Hannah Massee. Corban answered back in the 27th minute with a goal from Katelyn Fekkes.
Sunny De Boer made four saves over 110 minutes in her first start for the Saints.
|UC San Diego 2, Saint Martin’s 1 – Box score|
|La Jolla, CA||1st||2nd||Final|
|Saints (0-1-0 overall)||1||0||1|
|Tritons (1-0-0 overall)||1||1||2|
|SMU Goal: McKray Kohn (16th minute)|
McKray Kohn scored the first goal of the season for Saint Martin’s in the 16th minute to give the Saints a 1-0 lead in their season opener in La Jolla, California. But UC San Diego leveled the game at 1-1 shortly before halftime and scored the game winning goal in the 80th minute to take a 2-1 win.
The Saints managed just two shots on goal in the contest while Saints keeper JJ Olson was forced to make four saves in the loss.
|Saint Martin’s 3, Cal State Stanislaus 1 – Box score|
|Saints (1-0 overall)||(3)||18||25||26||25|
|Warriors (0-2 overall)||(1)||25||9||24||17|
The Saint Martin’s volleyball team opened the 2014 season by dropping the first set to Cal State Stanislaus in the Wildcat Invitational hosted by Central Washington University in Ellensburg. But the Saints rallied back with a dominant second set and eventually finished off the Warriors in four sets.
Kristyn Ross led the way for the Saints with 15 kills and Maddie Knecht added 13 kills in the win. Brenna Peterson had 43 assists while Jessica Riddle notched 23 digs.