• Credit where credit is due: Avon keeper Alaina Mihalek dogged Comets strikers for most of regulation, but Amherst’s Lexy Alston connected with Leah Drost for the winning goal with 22:45 remaining for a 1-0 Southwestern Conference victory.
The Eagles applied pressure but were shut down by Comets goalie Ainsley Steele.
• Here’s the kind of shutout you don’t want to see — Amherst and Avon wore each other out for a 0-0 tie.
The Eagles outshot the Comets 18-13 and Amherst wrestled with fouls. Brandon Hazelgrove put in a standout performance with nine saves in goal for the Comets.
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