Patton Scores Game-Winner in Rainy Contest

Patton Scores Game-Winner in Rainy Contest

BELMONT, N.C. - Senior Morgan Patton scored the lone goal of the game, with a shot in the 32nd minute to give the Belmont Abbey women's soccer team a 1-0 victory over Palm Beach Atlantic this evening.  Kickoff was postponed 1:48 due to weather.  With the victory, The Abbey improves to 2-1 on the season, while the Sailfish dip to 1-1.

How it Happened

  • Patton's goal was her first of the season.  She led the team with three shots
  • The tough Crusader defensive unit did not give up a shot for the first 22 minutes of the game
  • Lauryn Harding made seven saves in goal

Up Next

Belmont Abbey will play its first conference match on Tuesday, September 17, when it welcomes Barton College for a 2 p.m. match.