SALISBURY, Md. – The Sea Gulls hosted Southern Virginia Saturday afternoon to open up Capital Athletic Conference action, playing the Knights to a 1-0 win off a second half tally from Ruthie Lucas.
The Sea Gulls continued their offensive streak early in the eighth minute when senior Lindsey Andonian broke through the Knight back line and fired a shot, but a well-positioned Megan Turner was there smother the attempt and keep the score level at zero.
The remainder of the first half would see physical back and forth play from both sides with the Sea Gulls outshooting the Knights 6-2 and earning three of the four corner kicks in the half. Knussman earned two saves for the Sea Gulls while Megan Turner posted three saves for the Knights.