Shaw's goal sends women's soccer to PBC semifinals
GREENWOOD – Jamie Shaw headed in a corner kick in the 75th minute Tuesday afternoon to lead fourth-seeded Lander to a 1-0 victory over fifth-seeded Flagler in the quarterfinal round of the Peach Belt Conference Tournament at the Jeff May Complex.
Lander now advances to Friday's semifinals where the Lady Bearcats will be face either No. 1 Armstrong Atlantic or No. 8 Georgia College at 5 p.m., Friday Nov. 4 at Blanchard Woods Park in Evans, Ga. The championship game is scheduled for 1 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 6 at Blanchard Woods Park.
With the win, Lander improves to 13-4-1 and ties the school record for wins in a season. The shutout is Lander's 11th of the season, which is a new school record.
Shaw scored the winning goal off a corner kick by Sarah Piechocki at 75:44.
Lander outshot Flagler, 13-3, and led in corner kicks, 8-3.
Flagler goalkeeper Cristina Coca had five saves and Lander's Chelsea Beetch recorded one.