Wheaton (Ill.) defeats Emory in double overtime to reach quarterfinals
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Wheaton earned a 1-0 victory against Emory in the second overtime of the NCAA Division III Women's Soccer Tournament Sectional Semifinal match on Friday night.
Wheaton is now 21-1-2 on the year, while Emory concludes its season 16-4-1.
Wheaton advances to Saturday's sectional final against host Trinity (Texas) at 5 p.m. ET. The winner of Saturday's contest will advance to the Division III national semifinals on Dec. 6 at Toyota Field in San Antonio.
Trinity (23-0-2) advanced to Saturday's match with a 2-1 win against Montclair State (20-1-1) earlier Friday.
Alexa Sharkey scored the game-winner just two minutes into the second overtime to give Wheaton the win. It was Sharkey's second goal of the year.