Charleston, S.C. -- Senior forward Lisa Gallagher scores twice to lead East Tennessee State (2-11-1, 1-6 SoCon) past the Citadel Bulldogs (3-13, 0-8 SoCon) 6-0 and onto their first Southern Conference win this season in Charleston, S.C. at Summerall Field.
The Buccaneers went on the offensive early in the match. Just two minutes into the first half, senior forward Kristin Redfern scored an unassisted goal to get the Bucs ahead 1-0. The Bucs scored their second goal of the afternoon when Gallagher got the ball in the net with an assist from Redfern at the 28 minute mark. Junior Liz Smith added a goal to make the score 3-0 at the 32:00 mark.
After the half, Jennifer Meslar would make a goal on her only shot of the day. Redfern and Gallagher connected again when Gallagher scored her second goal off an assist from Redfern 69 minutes into the game. Freshman Katherine Gentry scores her first career goal at ETSU with an assist from fellow freshman Katie Kilday.
Junior goalkeeper Heather Sanden earned four saves and faced eight shots on the day. Gallagher attempted 10 shots, six were on goal and scored two goals. Redfern shot the ball five times, had four shots on goal, scored once and earned two assists. Smith attempted four shots, three were on goal and scored one goal.
The Bucs will travel to Cullowhee, N.C. to play the Western Carolina Catamounts at 4 p.m. on Oct. 26th, 2001.