SWEET BRIAR, Va. – Emily Welch’s goal in the 29th minute gave Sweet Briar College a 1-0 soccer win over visiting Guilford College Saturday in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) contest.
Welch took Stephanie Scott’s pass from the left side and slotted it into the next for her team-leading fifth goal of the season. The Vixens’ defense made the tally stand for its firth victory of the season. Katie Tillson stopped both shots she faced for the shutout.
Guilford had eight of the game’s 12 corner kicks, but Sweet Briar owned a 6-5 edge in shots. Quakers’ netminder Caitlyn Young stopped two shots in goal for Guilford.
Coach Michael Shenigo’s club visits Salem College Wednesday (10/1) for a nonconference contest at 4:00 p.m.