GREENSBORO, N.C. – Morgan Henderson scored a hat trick and passed for one assist as Guilford College defeated visiting Sweet Briar College, 6-0, on Wednesday afternoon.
After the win, GC improved to 6-7-1 and 3-4-1 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference action. SBC fell to 1-11 and 0-7 in league play.
Dana Waskiewicz opened the game’s scoring in the fifth minute. She put back a rebounded shot from Lauren Culler, who earned the assist on the play.
Henderson tallied at the 12:54 mark. She similarly scored off a rebounded save. Susan Dillinger earned the assist for GC.
Just seconds later, Dillinger then scored for Guilford. Henderson was credited for the assist after slotting a slick pass to the center.
Henderson made the score 4-0 in the 18th minute. She headed-in a corner kick from Lauren Culler. The score remained 4-0 at the break.
Katie Kaznowski scored off a pass from Waskiewicz in the 82 minute.
Henderson earned the hat trick at the 84:11 mark. She made a long run and scored on the left side for the match’s final goal.
Guilford held the edge in shots (41-1) and corner kicks (7-1).
Caroline Thomas recorded 15 saves for the Vixens. Caroline Grim earned the win and stopped one shot for Guilford.
The Quakers return to action at Lynchburg College on Friday (10/20) for a 4 p.m. match.