Lady Rams shutout Purple Eagles

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 15 September 2021 at 9:58 pm

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Roy-Hart’s Kaitlyn Mettler scores her second goal of the evening past Albion defender Aurora Serafin and goalie Sydney Mulka during the Lady Rams win over the host Purple Eagles this evening.

Pulling away down the stretch, Roy-Hart blanked host Albion 3-0 this evening in a key early season Niagara-Orleans League girls soccer game.

Kara Choate scored what proved to be the game winner for Roy-Hart just nine minutes into the first half off an assist from Kaitlyn Mettler.

It remained a tight 1-0 contest until late in the second half when Mettler scored a pair of goals on breakaways with 11 and 4 minutes remaining to finally put a lock on the win for the Lady Rams.

Reanna Perkins earned the shutout in goal for Roy-Hart, an effort which included a pair of big saves on the first half on Albion shots from close range.

Roy-Hart is now 2- 0 and Albion 1-1 in N-O action.

Albion’s Aly Knaak battles with Roy-Hart’s Allie Trombley for control of the ball.

G-R Girls Soccer

Byron-Bergen blanked Kendall 6-0 and Alexander edged Lyndonville/Medina 2-1 in Genesee Region League games.

Nia Gray scored 3 goals to lead the way for Byron-Bergen while Ella Lewis netted the lone goal for Lyndonville/Medina.

Non League Girls Soccer

Holley trimmed visiting Wilson 1-0 in a non league game as Bella Thom scored the lone goal for the Lady Hawks off assists from Jailyn Bishop and Samantha Bates.

Layne Walker made 7 saves to earn the shutout in goal.