Oct 13, 2018
WORCESTER, Mass. — Senior Yari Bradfield leaped over head coach Anabel Hering for ninth-place in the AU single-season record book for goals in a season after she scored twice in a 4-1 win over Holy Cross on Saturday.
- With two goals today, Bradfield owns the Patriot League lead with 11 goals and 23 points.
- Bradfield is the first Eagle under head coach Anabel Hering to score double-digit goals in a season.
- The last Eagle to score in double digits was Kelsey Brasher in 2007.
- Senior Audrey Denkler scored her first two goals of the season and her first multi-goal game of her career.
- Denkler scored both goals in a span of 3:11 with classmate Gabriela Maldonado credited with both assists.
- With two assists against Holy Cross, Maldonado is now tied for the Patriot League lead with Navy's Baseley McClaskey with six assists.
- Junior keeper Morgan Lang collected four saves for her second win of the season.
- Jeanna Barnes scored the opening goal of the contest for the Crusaders.
- Sophia Lettieri made five saves in goal for Holy Cross.
- American will host Loyola Maryland (Wednesday) and Lafayette (Saturday) in critical Patriot League games with points on the line.
- The Eagles will conclude the regular season on Oct. 27 at Army West Point.