Offense Erupts in Keuka College Victory

Senior Danielle DeSimone (18) scored a pair of goals on Saturday -- Photo by Ed Webber
Senior Danielle DeSimone (18) scored a pair of goals on Saturday -- Photo by Ed Webber

KEUKA PARK, N.Y. — The Keuka College Women's Soccer team scored seven goals on their way to a 7-0 North Eastern Athletic Conference victory against SUNY Cobleskill on Saturday at the Jephson Community Athletic Complex.

Emily McGuiga and Danielle DeSimone paced Keuka College (4-3, 3-0 NEAC) with a pair of goals apiece. Also finding the back of the goal for the Wolves was freshmen Morgan Fuller and Julia Oglesby.

Keuka College 7 vs. SUNY Cobleskill 0

Keuka College quickly took the lead in the game on Saturday. The Wolves took advantage of a Cobleskill miscue when the Fighting Tigers netted an own goal in the sixth minute to make it 1-0. Minutes later, Emily McGuigan set up Julia Oglesby for a goal to double the Keuka College lead. Just over two minutes after that, McGuigan scored her first of the day as Keuka College led 3-0 in the 12th minute. Danielle DeSimone added two goals before halftime as Keuka led 5-0 at the break.

In the second half, McGuigan set up Morgan Fuller for her goal in the 51st minute. Emily McGuigan then capped the scoring in the final minutes of the game as she scored her second and the Wolves defeated SUNY Cobleskill 7-0.

KC Notes:

  • Keuka College improves to 12-0 all-time against SUNY Cobleskill
  • The Wolves are 3-0 in conference play for the first time since the 2014 season
  • The Green and Gold have not allowed a goal in any of their three conference games this season
  • Emily McGuigan now has 99 career points. Her assist in the second half was the 17th of her career, moving her into a tie for eighth on the Keuka College career list

Up Next for Keuka College: The Wolves will remain in conference play and at home this Wednesday when they host SUNY Poly at 8pm at the Jephson Community Athletic Complex. The two teams played to a scoreless tie last season. SUNY Poly will enter the match with a four-game unbeaten streak against Keuka. The Wolves last downed the Wildcats in 2014.