AU Press Releases

Women’s Soccer outlasts D’Youville in OT, 3-2

ALFRED, NY-  The Alfred University women’s soccer team improved to 3-5 (0-1 Empire 8) Tuesday evening, against visiting D’Youville College with a 3-2 victory in overtime.

AU headed into halftime ahead 1-0 when sophomore forward Mary Hendee (Almond, NY/Alfred-Almond) gave freshman midfielder Mariana Crevison (Scottsville, NY/Wheatland-Chili) a pass across the six yard line for her to bury in the net past the keeper.

Crevison netted another goal at the 47-minute mark to open the second half, giving Alfred a 2-0 lead. D’Youville answered with two goals at the 75th and 84th minutes to force the game to overtime.

The Lady Saxons closed out the contest at the 107th minute when freshman midfielder Fylicia Barr (Olean, NY/Olean) fed Crevison for the hat trick, and winning goal.

Senior goalie Samijo Scheer (Corning, NY/East) earned nine saves in net for AU throughout the contest.

Alfred resumes conference play against Ithaca College on Saturday, Sept. 28, at 11 a.m.