No. 6 Bobcats hold off Howard, 1-0


Autumn Dougherty scored the game’s only goal to lift No. 6 Bel Air to victory over Howard.

Sixth-ranked Bel Air had a tough battle with visiting Howard, Tuesday evening in Bel Air, but the host Bobcats were able to outlast the Lions, 1-0, in blistering heat.

Autumn Dougherty scored the game’s only goal as she was assisted by Lexi Robinson.

In goal, Jill Kozak recorded seven saves to claim the shutout. Howard’s Mya McConnell also had a strong game, stopping 12 shots. Bel Air out-shot the Lions 13-7.