Beacon Journal staff

Senior forward Jessacca Gironda (Archbishop Hoban) scored a hat trick Sunday to lead Kent State to a 5-1 win over visiting Bowling Green.

Girondaís first goal came 7:21 into the game on a penalty kick. She also had a hand in Kentís other two goals, assisting passes to Jaclyn Dutton and Stephanie Haugh. Gironda leads Kent in scoring with 15 points on six goals and three assists. The Golden

Flashes improved to 6-4 overall and evened its Mid-American Conference record at 1-1.