Seton Hill rallies to beat No. 10 Kutztown in second overtime
KUTZTOWN, Pa. -- Seton Hill (3-2) rallied in the final minutes of its matchup against No. 10 Kutztown (2-3), finding a win during overtime. Forward Ashley Reid scored four minutes into second overtime, giving the Griffins a 4-3 win.
Seton Hill got on the scoreboard nine minutes into play when Lauren Schumacher scored her first of two goals. Less than five minutes later, Kutztown scored, tying the score at one. Kutztown took a 2-1 lead with less than 10 minutes remaining in the first half. Seton Hill's Rebecca Portillo made seven saves in the first half.
Kutztown extended its lead 3-1 five minutes into the second half. Schumacher scored her second goal of the game with 15 minutes left in the half, cutting the lead to one point. Five minutes later, Joanna Pichardo tied the game at three. Kutztown was given two penalty strokes in the last two minutes of the half which were both stopped by Griffin goalkeeper Autumn Reid.
Kutztown outshot the Griffins 9-4 in the first overtime period. Autumn Reid made five saves including a stop on a penalty stroke, sending the game to a second overtime. Seton Hill scored the game-winner when Ashley Reid tipped in a shot from Melayna Currie.
Autumn Reid allowed just one goal and recorded 15 saves. Michelle Hogan led the Griffins with nine shots. Overall, Kutztown had 25 shots on goal compared to Seton Hill's 14, while the Griffins had 22 saves to the Golden Bears' 10.