Richmond Strikers WPSL Defeats VA Legacy 6-0

Richmond Strikers WPSL Defeats VA Legacy 6-0

The Richmond Strikers WPSL team defeated Virginia Legacy 76 6-0 on Wednesday night at Striker Park. The Strikers are now in first place in the Colonial standings after winning each of their first two games. 

Richmond were led by Lucy Whipp, who found the back of the net twice and added an assist in the game.

The Strikers defense recorded a clean sheet, commanded by Ellen Forrest in goal, who saved a penalty kick in the second half.

Richmond Strikers play their next match on Sunday, June 11 at 4 p.m. at Strikers Park at the Martinoli Stadium against Braddock Road Stars Elite.

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Strikers’ Goals:

25th minute: goal scored by Alyssa Walker assisted by Lucy Whipp

30th minute: goal scored by Madeline McCracken assisted by Maya Wright

40th minute: goal scored by Natalie Maurer

48th minute: goal scored by Lucy Whipp assisted by Alyssa Walker

62nd minute: goal scored by Alyssa Walker assisted by McKinkley Burkett

71st minute: goal scored by Lucy Whipp assisted by Brooke Beam