Keepers stop 13; Vixens fall in road finale

Keepers stop 13; Vixens fall in road finale

SALEM, Va. — The Sweet Briar soccer team wrapped up the 2018 road slate on Saturday, falling 12-0 to Roanoke at Kerr Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

The would-be match winner came in the fifth minute as Roanoke's (5-5-4, 4-2-2 ODAC) Lucy Perry sent a shot into the left side of the goal. 

A pair of Sweet Briar (1-14-0, 0-8-0 ODAC) goalkeepers split time between the posts, with senior Caroline Thomas (Appomattox, Va.) making 10 first half saves, while sophomore Sammy Holton (Arbutus, Md.) stopped three shots in the second period.

The final week of the season for Sweet Briar begins on Wednesday, October 24, as the Vixens host Guilford in ODAC action at 4 p.m.