Defending Division 1 State Champion Strongsville used first half goals by junior Kelly Novak and senior Alexis Manoa combined with a second half tally by junior Nicolette Griesinger to defeat host Avon Lake 3-0 Monday night. It was the 10th win on the season for the Lady Mustangs who are currently ranked 6th in the state for Div. 1.
Strongsville controlled the game with crisp passing and sharp footskills and was able to prevent Avon Lake from getting a shot on goal. For Strongsville, goalkeeper duties were shared by juniors Samantha Ortenzi and Sarah Baskey.
In the net for the Shoregals were junior Amy Crooks with 4 saves and senior Abby Rogers with 6 saves.
In JV action, Avon Lake fell to the Lady Mustangs by the score of 3-1. The Shoregal goal was scored by Bri Carlin and was assisted by Addy Poole. The Avon Lake nets were shared by Lindsay Butler and Amy Crooks.