Three Second Half Strikes Lead Women's Soccer Past Buffalo State

GENESEO, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo senior midfielder scored a goal and dished off a pair of assists in the second half to lead the Knights to a 3-0 victory over State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) rival Buffalo State on Friday night at College Stadium.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Cunningham opened the scoring just over two minutes into the second half after she ran down a cross from senior back Rachel Walsh and beat the goalkeeper.
  • Junior back Taylor Clar notched a goal on a corner kick by Cunningham to advance Geneseo's lead to 2-0.
  • Sophomore forward Miranda Ozimek scored the Knight's final goal when she gathered a cross from Cunningham with 10:04 remaining.

QUICK FACTS

  • Clar scored her first goal on the season, the third in her career.
  • Senior goalkeeper Emily Janiszewski notched her fourth-consecutive shutout, her sixth on the season and the 35th of her career. She needs four more to claim the all-time Geneseo record for career shutouts.
  • Geneseo (6-2-1, 3-0-0 SUNYAC) outshot Buffalo State (3-5-2, 2-1-0 SUNYAC), 18-3, including a 12-0 edge in the second half, with a 9-0 advantage in corner kicks.

WHAT'S NEXT?

The Knights host Fredonia in a SUNYAC contest on Saturday (Sept. 29) at 1 p.m.