By: Leigh Hadaway, Sports Information Assistant
JACKSON, Miss. - Keiley Ayers’ six goal game led the Berry Vikings to a 17-2 win over conference opponent Millsaps on Saturday afternoon.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- Berry’s offense scored early and often, with goals from four different Vikings in the first eight minutes of play.
- The Vikings allowed only one goal in each half for Millsaps, and went into the locker room at the half with a 10-1 lead over the Majors.
- Keiley Ayers scored six goals on the day, with freshman Claire Voltarel adding three goals of her own. Seven other Vikings scored in the offensive rally.
- The Vikings also forced 27 turnovers to the Major’s 16, and won 10 of the 18 draw controls.
BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Keiley Ayers: 6 G, 7 SOG
- Claire Voltarel: 3 G, 4 SOG
- Rose Blanchard: 2 G, 3 SOG, 1 AST, 1 DC, 3 GB
- Ella Makin: 8 SV
MILLSAPS STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Alyssa Smith: 1 G, 4 SOG, 6 GB, 5 DC
- Bria Johnson: 1 G, 2 SOG, 1 GB, 1 DC
- Alicia Price: 8 GB
- The win lifts the Vikings to a 5-8 record, with 3-2 in conference play. Berry is currently No. 4 in the SAA.
- The loss drops the Majors to 0-9.
- The Vikings will return home for their Senior Day matchup against Birmingham-Southern on April 8th at 7:00pm.