American Knocks Off Lehigh, 2-1

October 18, 2003

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - American University freshman Jana Lee (New Providence, N.J./Summit) was able to take advantage of a tremendous corner kick by Simone Konig (Gartringen, Germany/School of Economics in Boblingen) to score AU's second goal of the game at 75:09. It gave the Eagles a 2-1 victory over Patriot League foe Lehigh. American is now 7-5-1 overall and 4-1-0 in league play. Anabel Jimenez (Kensington, Md./Bullis) scored American's first goal of the game after a nice lead pass from Amy Muller (Rockville Centre, N.Y./South Side). It was Jimenez' eighth goal of the season and 21st of her career. The score came at 21:58, just a little more than three minutes after Lehigh had scored the first goal of the game. Lehigh's goal was scored by Tara Stottlemyer, who had taken a cross from Jocelyn Helwig, and came at 18:26. Overall American outshot Lehigh by just one in both shots (13-12) and corner kicks (3-2). Lehigh had 12 fouls to just five for the Eagles. Senior Lauren Wohl (Bel Air, Md./Bel Air/Bucknell) was once again a standout in the net, picking up six saves and facing 12 shots. Lehigh's Ruth Solomon had five saves on 13 shots. American will next host Towson on Monday, October 20 at 2 p.m. Scoring: LU - Tara Stottlemyer (Jocelyn Helwig; 18:26) AU - Anabel Jimenez (Amy Muller; 21:58) AU - Jana Lee (Simone Konig; 75:09) Shots: American 13; Lehigh 12 Fouls: American 5; Lehigh 12 Corners: American 3; Lehigh 2 Saves: American 6; Lehigh 5