Athletic Event

Elgin Community College

Between lightning delays Lady Chiefs thunder past ECC behind Garcia's 'hat trick'

Conference: Yes

Opponent: Lady Chiefs at Spartans
4 - 0 (W)

Waubonsee improved to 4-2 on the season with a convincing 4-0 victory over Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference foe Elgin Community College. Despite a pair of lightning delays the Lady Chiefs scored three times in the first half to take a commanding 3-0 lead. Waubonsee added a fourth goal on the rain soaked turf at Elgin en route to out shooting the Spartans 17-7 for the game. Andrea Garcia turned in a tremendous performance for Waubonsee, scoring three times. The freshman from Aurora East High School tallied the Lady Chiefs' first two goals. Kelli Cardine booked the third score of the match off a free kick. Garcia then completed her 'hat trick' with her third goal early in the second half. Melissa Gallardo recorded seven saves on her way to the shutout in goal.