The Lady Devils prevailed behind the leadership of their core players, beating Jay County 7-5. The Devils led 4-1 at half and held on clinching the game with a late goal by Nakala Bennett. Bennett carried the Devils offensively with 5 goals and an assist.
The Devils allowed two PK’s but overall the defense played solid behind the efforts of Aaliyah Brown- Porfidio and Hannah Trotter. Genesis Herrera did a great job defending in the second half as did freshman Mallory McDonald.
The Devils controlled the midfield behind the strong play Riley Wetzel (1goal, 2 assists) and Madeline Stults. Natonya Deloney and Senior Lauren Murray also played strong in several positions.
Sophomore Molly Obrien had a promising start to the season with 8 saves in goal.
The Devils play at Connersville on Thursday at 5:30pm.