Mont Alto, Pennsylvania - The Frederick Community College women's soccer team hit the road for the first time in regular season play on Saturday afternoon to take on the Nittany Lions from Penn State Mont Alto. The Cougars tamed the Nittany Lions and won the game 4-1. FCC remains perfect with a 3-0 record as Penn State Mont Alto drops to 1-2 on the season.
The Nittany Lions jumped on the scoreboard first as Greyson McKnight found the back of the net to take the early 1-0 lead in the 32nd minute of play.
FCC had some chances early in the first half firing 17 shots, but the Nittany Lions played some stingy defense, clinging to the 1-1 tie heading to the break.
FCC came out a different team in the second half and wasted little time getting on the board. Ally Pick (assist-Jasmine Lara), Brant, and Gemma Carioti (assist-Ally Pick) each scored a goal to put the Cougars ahead 4-1 after 65 minutes of play.
Mahala Sawyers got the nod in goal for FCC in the second half and preserved the second half shutout. Credit the FCC defense, holding the Nittany Lions to just one shot the entire game.
The Cougars will return to the pitch on Tuesday (9/10) when the travel to Howard Community College to battle the Dragons. The ball is set to drop at 4:00 P.M.