Alex Harbowy scored a goal earlier this season against Campbellsville, and her goal Wednesday helped GC back to the finals.
Women's Soccer - Thu, Nov. 10, 2011
Georgetown College women's soccer advances to the
Mid-South Conference tournament finals for the third year. Alex Harbowy
continued her prolific scoring in the postseason, netting a goal early for the
Tigers (13-5-2) in a 2-0 victory over Campbellsville University (13-8).
The junior scored a hat trick in the semifinals a season
ago. Her goal in the 15th minute Wednesday was all Georgetown needed, but
Christina Thompson added an insurance goal late in the second half. The
sophomore finished off an assist from freshman Bea Cameron.
The Tigers now face perennial power Lindsey Wilson
College. The No. 1 Blue Raiders were 7-0 victor over University of the
Cumberlands in the early semifinal Wednesday.
Earlier in the day, Georgetown received the most
postseason accolades ever with six MSC First-Team honorees - Harbowy, Anna
Ayers, Alessandra Jansen, Rebecca Dietrich, Haley Stegner and goalie Cathie
Kaitlyn Osborn and Caitlin Williams earned honorable
mention honors, giving Georgetown eight of the 35 members on the two teams. LWC
was the only team with more with 11.
The Tigers also proved once again it is about being
student-athletes as eight earned MSC All-Academic honors - Liz Yoder, Williams,
Thompson, Shaver, Madison Nation, Megan Melanson, Lauren Brooks and Emily
"It was a good day today, but we are not finished,"
Castleman said. "We've been in this position the past several years. Each year
I believe in my players and know we can win in the finals.
"This is what we prepare for every year, and I'm not
talking about starting in August when the players return from summer break, but