KIRTLAND, Ohio – Maria Sill (Geneva) was determined to not let the Lakeland women's soccer game go into overtime as she scored in the final 20 seconds to give the Lakers a 1-0 victory over Ancilla College Saturday afternoon.
The victory was the first-ever Region XII victory for Lakeland women's soccer as its conference record improved to 1-4. The Lakers overall record improves to 2-6-1.
Sill was able to score her goal in the 89th minute thanks to a beautifully placed assist from Samantha Parmertor (Madison) to get the win.
Erica Wayts (Painesville) was able to make six saves to earn the shutout victory in goal.
Lakeland did have more chances to score as the Lakers lead in shots 17-9.
Lakeland will next travel to face Cincinnati State Technical & CC on Sunday, Sept. 30 at 1 p.m.
For more information about Lakeland athletics, visit www.athletics.lakelandcc.edu.
About Lakeland Community College
Founded in 1967, Lakeland Community College was the first college in Ohio created by a vote of the people. True to our mission, Lakeland provides quality learning opportunities to meet the social and economic needs of the community.
Offering day, evening, weekend and online classes, the college serves more than 10,800 credit and 2,800 noncredit students (2016). For more information about the College, visit www.lakelandcc.edu.