Leavenworth stays undefeated with a double overtime thriller and clinching a tie with a tough Topeka Seamen squad. Topeka Seamen came out strong in the first 10 minutes of the game as Leavenworth finally settled in and the game was a tough match throughout. Topeka Seamen broke the deadlock at 32 minutes into the competition when their #2 turned a Leavenworth defender and had a 1-on-1 with leavenworth’s Goalie Hannah Hawley putting the chance away to take the lead. The game was still a hard fought battle through the rest of the first half and into the second with the Topeka team still leading 1-0. At the 21:42 mark left in the second half, Abby Martin threaded a beautiful through ball to Leavenworth’s winger Emily Nachbar who hit a beautiful shot to hit the far side netting to tie the match at 1 a piece. Again the battle continued, neither side wanting to back down, and in regulation the game was still tied 1-1. The first overtime period was hard fought and remained scoreless. Then into the second overtime period where both times had periods of chances to take the game but could not capitalize on them. Leavenworth Goal keeper had a great game, keeping her team in the game having 13 saves on the night. Next up for Leavenworth is a home game in conference against Shawnee Height at 6PM on Tuesday April 6th.
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