Unadilla Valley 3, Oxford 2
NEW BERLIN – After giving up its one-goal halftime lead early in the second half, UV responded with two quick goals to hold off the upstart Blackhawks
Kim Shackelton knotted the game for Oxford at one-apiece 6:28 into the second half only to see Amanda Tumilowicz answer for UV 1 1/2 minutes later with her second goal of the game. Sakura Gysin upped the lead to 3-1 tallying from the left wing just 34 seconds after Tumilowicz.
“Both teams had good opportunities; it was well-matched on both sides,” said UV coach Chris Bieniek, whose club improved to 7-5-2.
Ariel Salisbury of Oxford netted her first goal of the season, unassisted, with 13 1/2 minutes left in the game drawing Oxford (3-7) closer.
(1-0 UV at half)
Goals-assists: (UV) Amanda Tumilowicz, 2-0, Sakura Gysin, 1-0; Amanda Peek, 0-1; Kate Fagan, 0-1. (O) Kim Shackelton, 1-0, Ariel Salisbury, 1-0; Kelli Whitehill, 0-1.