Avon Lake scored the first goal in this key Southwestern Conference battle, but Amherst scored the next four to defeat the Shoregals 4-1. Junior Emily O'Connor led off the scoring for Avon Lake assisted by Senior Kailey McClain. Near the end of the first half, Ally Perkins knotted the score for the Lady Comets as the two teams played to a 1-1 tie at half. Then in the second half, Amherst exploded for 3 goals to secure the victory. Ally Perkins added two more tallies to record a hat trick and Rachel Johnston added the final goal for the Lady Comets who move to 6-1-1 on the season.
In goal for Amherst was Ashley Ferguson who recorded 7 saves, while the Shoregal net was shared by Junior Amy Crooks with 2 saves and Senior Abby Rogers with 3 saves.
In JV action, Amherst used a late goal in the last two minutes to win 3-2 over Avon Lake. Shoregal goals were scored by Kayla Kress assisted by Elise Duvall and Molly Jeffries assisted by Molly Maloney. In goal for the Shoregals was Amy Crooks with 3 saves and Lindsay Butler with 2 saves.