Jimmies Roundup: Women's offense explodes, men hang on over Lancers

The nine goals that the Jimmies women scored is the most they've scored in a game since they scored 11 on Nov. 11, 2020.

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University of Jamestown's Bridget VanDanacker (9) reacts after kicking the ball and colliding with Mount Marty's Torrye Provencher on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2022, at the UJ Turf Complex.
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JAMESTOWN — The University of Jamestown’s scoring ability was on full display in their game against Mount Marty on Wednesday, Oct. 12, at the Jimmie Turf Field. The Jimmies scored six goals in the first half on their way to a 9-0 win over the Lancers (1-9-2, 0-8-0).

The Jimmies (9-4-1, 8-0) were led by a four-goal performance from Emersen Kimbell, two goals and an assist from Gaby Sarkis and Hannah Hynek’s first career goal. In net, Jimmies goalie Tea Pence made two saves.

The Jimmies are back in action at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 19, when they go to Dordt University.

Men hang on to beat Lancers

In the second game of the night, the University of Jamestown used a three-goal first half to hang on and beat Mount Marty 5-3 on Oct. 12 at the Jimmie Turf Field.

The Jimmies (5-9-1, 1-4-2) opened the scoring in the fifth minute when Austin Shafer slotted home the first of his hat trick to make it 1-0. The Jimmies added two more in the half to go into the break up 3-0. Early in the second half, the Lancers (5-4-3, 1-4-2) scored to cut the deficit to 3-1 before Shafer scored twice in less than five minutes to complete the hat trick. The Lancers added two late goals to tighten the game up but it wouldn’t be enough.


The Jimmies are back in action at 7 p.m. on Oct. 19, when they go to Dordt.

MMU 0, UJ 9

MMU: 0 0–0

UJ: 6 3–9

Scoring plays:

First half:

UJ: Kamryn Fiscus, 2:17

UJ: Gaby Sarkis, 4:24


UJ: Sarkis (2), 7:24

UJ: Emersen Kimball, 9:28

UJ: Kimball (2), 17:31

UJ: Isabel Vaca, 42:24

Second half:

UJ: Kimball (3), 46:00

UJ: Kimball (4), 52:31

UJ: Hannah Hynek, 85:46


MMU 3, UJ 5

MMU: 0 3–3

UJ: 3 2—5

Scoring plays:

First half:

UJ: Austin Shafer, 5:14

UJ: James Moody, 13:57

UJ: Joel Hyland, 28:57

Second half:

MMU: Team, 53:06

UJ: Shafer (2), 62:33

UJ: Shafer (3), 64:25

MMU: Savas Di Iascio, 71:28

MMU: Javier Palomo, 72:37

My name is Max O'Neill. I am a Sports Reporter at The Jamestown Sun. I am a native New Yorker, who graduated from Ithaca College in 2020 with a degree in Television-Radio.
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