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Stevenson's big game bests Grand Valley State University in 3-0 Liberty University win
Behind a great game by Sarah Stevenson, who had two goals and one assist, the Liberty University Flames defeated the Grand Valley State University Lakers, 3-0.Stevenson found the back of the net 19:03 into the second period to make the score 2-0 Liberty University and again while 5:06 into the third to make the score 3-0 Liberty University.
Liberty University stifled Grand Valley State University's power play, and did not give up a single goal while down a man. The Flames forced the Lakers goalie Lauren Allen to work between the pipes, taking 33 shots.
Liberty University also got a goal from Carrie Jickling as well. In addition, Liberty University received assists from Catharine Burrell, Brittany Hymers, and Clarissa Tipping, who contributed one each.
Grand Valley State University's penalty kill was spotless, allowing no goals on three Liberty University power plays. The Lakers did not challenge the opposing netminder, only getting 14 shots on net to force 14 saves.
Chantal Lischynski made 14 saves for Liberty University on 14 shots. The Flames incurred six minutes in penalty time with three minors. Grand Valley State University's Allen stopped 30 shots out of the 33 that he faced. The Lakers incurred six minutes in penalty time with three minors.