Chesy tops SP in first girls’ OVC soccer game
CHESAPEAKE — It was Ladies’ Night.
For the first time in Ohio Valley Conference history, two girls’ soccer teams played as the Chesapeake Lady Panthers beat the first-year South Point Lady Pointers 3-0 Wednesday.
Chesapeake — in its third season — used two goals by Alyssa Arthur and one by Jackie Nelson to beat the Lady Pointers.
Goalkeeper Jillian Ellis had 12 saves for the first-ever shutout by a Lady Panthers’ goalie.
South Point goalie Alexandria Ross-Aaron had 16 saves.
Earlier in the week, Chesapeake tied Greenup County 4-4 despite a hat trick byCarly MacFarland. Arthur had the other goal and Nelson registered two assists.
The Lady Panthers’ only loss was 2-1 to Spring Valley. Abby Smith scored Spring Valley’s goals while Sydnee Hall got Chesapeake’s goal.
Chesapeake plays at Lincoln County at 6 p.m. on Tuesday.
Chesapeake 3 0 = 3
South Point 0 0 = 0
Ch — Alyssa Arthur (unassisted) 11:12
Ch — Alyssa Arthur (assisted by Jackie Nelson) 13:40
Ch — Jackie Nelson (assisted by Alyssa Arthur) 23:36
Shots on goal: Chesapeake 23, South Point 15.
Goalkeeper saves: Jillian Ellis, Chesapeake, 12; Alexandria Ross-Aaron, South Point, 16.
Corner kicks: Chesapeake 9.