Hacker leads Muhlenburg to 4-2 win over McDaniel

WESTMINSTER, Md. – Kasey Hacker recorded two goals to lead Muhlenburg to a 4-2 victory over McDaniel in the Centennial Conference (CC) women’s soccer opener for both teams on Saturday.

            Rachel McCallum (Brusnwick, Md./Brunswick) tallied one goal and one assist for the Green Terror (2-5, 0-1 CC), who were outshot by the Mules (6-1, 1-0 CC) by a 26-3 margin.
            Knotted at 2-all, Jayne Condon broke the deadlock with a strike in the 68th minute before Meghan O’Grady set the final margin with an insurance goal at the 88:48 mark.
            After a scoreless first half, McCallum finished a breakaway 5:15 into the second stanza.
            Just over two minutes later, Bridget Thomas (West Chester, Pa./Archmere Academy) found the back of the net off a cross by McCallum for the 2-0 lead.
            Hacker quickly evened the game by the 58th minute, scoring back-to-back goals 2 minutes, 28 seconds apart.
            Leanne Hollinger (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) made 10 saves for McDaniel while Kate Morrissey did not make a save in the three shots she faced.
            McDaniel returns to action at home against Columbia Union on Thursday. Game time is 5 p.m.
Score by Period                                        1          2          -           F
Muhlenburg (6-1, 1-0 CC)                         0          4          -           4
McDaniel (2-5, 0-1 CC)                             0          2          -           2
Mc – Rachel McCallum, 50:15
Mc – Bridget Thomas (McCallum), 52:29
Mu – Kasey Hacker (Jayne Condon), 55:08
Mu – Hacker, 57:36
Mu – Condon, 67:44
Mu – Meghan O’Grady, 88:48
Shots: Mu 26, Mc 3; Corner Kicks: Mu 6, Mc 4; Fouls: Mu 10, Mc 4; Saves: Mu 0 (Kate Morrissey); Mc 10 (Leanne Hollinger).