In a back and forth soccer match, Genesee CC advanced to the Region III Division III Pool A finals with a 7-6 penalty kick victory over Alfred State College. Genesee came out playing very well tonight and scored their first goal only seven minutes into the game. This goal was score by Chelsea Williams off a well placed ball by Kelsey Chaya. The teams second goal was scored off of a Alesha Amend Corner by Patty Capwell.
ASC and GCC both found the back of the net in the first half but neither team could score in the second half or either of the two 10-minute overtime periods. In the penalty kicks ASC jumped to a 3-2 lead and had three different opportunities to win the match but were unable to get the winner. In the 10th round, Kelsey Traxler scored as Alfred's shot rang off the top crossbar and out of the net to seal the victory for GCC.
Leslie George played the entire game in the goal and had 9 saves for the day. The team is next to play Herkimer Community College on Saturday at Tompkins Cortland Community College.