Austin tallies 18 saves, Warriors top Vixens 7-0

Austin tallies 18 saves, Warriors top Vixens 7-0

AMHERST, Va. — Sweet Briar goalkeeper Rosemary Austin recorded 18 saves on Saturday as the Vixens fell 7-0 to Hendrix on the turf at Amherst County High School.

The Warriors' (3-8) Holly Heeb scored the winner in the 11th minute off an assist from Talitha Joustra. 

The Vixens (2-7) threatened in the 16th minute, when first-year Emily Myers (Fredericksburg, Va.) saw her shot miss the frame inches wide.

Sweet Briar's lone shot on goal came in the 53rd minute when sophomore Alexis Jones (Suffolk, Va.) saw her shot saved by the Warriors' Sarah Morris.

Austin (Commerce Township, Mich.) finished the day with 18 saves over 70 minutes of play.

Sweet Briar wraps up the home slate on Monday, October 22, with a 4 p.m. start against Eastern Mennonite.