Moroni's two goals lifted Liberty to a 2-1 win at Kent State, Friday.
Senior Agueda Moroni continued her torrid start to 2018, scoring both Liberty goals in leading the No. 23 Lady Flames to a 2-1 triumph at Kent State, Friday afternoon at Murphy-Mellis Field.
The Lady Flames bolster their record to 2-1 overall, while the Golden Flashes fall to 0-3 with the setback.
Scoring Summary 15' – LIBERTY – Agueda Moroni (unassisted) 47' – KENT STATE – Clara Seto Rodriguez (Laila Richter) | Penalty Corner 56' – LIBERTY – Agueda Moroni (Abby Julius) | Penalty Corner
Goalkeepers W: Allison Schaefer 2-1, two saves L: Mary Crumlish 0-3, five saves
Turning Point Locked in a 1-1 battle with less than 15 minutes to play in the contest, Moroni, the Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division I Offensive Player of the Week, buried a backhanded shot into the right side of the cage off a feed from fellow senior Abby Julius for her sixth goal of the season. The Argentina native's second goal of the day came at the 55:55 mark. The Lady Flames held on for a one-goal victory.
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Up Next Liberty will look to win its third game of 2018 when it faces the Ohio Bobcats (1-2) on Sunday at 1 p.m. at Pruitt Field in Athens, Ohio. Live statistics will be available for Sunday's contest, courtesy of Ohio Media Relations.