LAKELAND, Fla. – Headers were the name of the game today in Lakeland. The Barry University women’s soccer team (5-6-0, 1-3-0 SSC) fell to the Florida Southern Moccasins (10-4-0, 4-1-0 SSC) 3-1 at Barnett Field on Saturday afternoon.
The Bucs started off the first period with a goal fifteen minutes into the game. The Mocs fouled the Bucs about 30 yards outside the box. Junior Elanna Brady took the free kick towards the back post to awaiting freshmen Emily Bourgoine for the header into the goal.
The Mocs retaliated with only five minute remaining in the first period with a similar situation which advanced the Bucs. Lady Moc Amy Holsenbeck took a free kick into the box where teammate Erin Hopkins headed the ball into the back of the goal to tie the game 1-1 to end the period.
Florida Southern opened up the second period with another header for goal off a corner kick from Lady Moc Linda Hoglund to put Barry behind 2-1 only 15 minutes into the second period. The Mocs’ lead corner-kicker, Hoglund, served the assist into Christina Crooks for her first goal of the season to put the Mocs ahead 3-1 with less than 15 minutes remaining in the game.
Florida Southern’s Sarah Furr (10-4-0) earned her 10th win and Buccaneer Kelly Tryson (3-3-0) picked up her third loss on the season.
The Buccaneers will next face Lynn University on October 9 in Boca Raton, Fla. at 4:00 pm.
Soccer Game Summary (Final)
2007 Barry University Soccer
Barry vs Florida Southern (10/06/2007 at Lakeland, Fla.)
Barry (5-6-0, 1-3-0 SSC) vs. Florida Southern (10-4-0, 4-1-0 SSC)
Date: 10/06/2007 Attendance: 145
Weather: unbearably hot
Goals by period 1 2 Tot
Barry............... 1 0 - 1
Florida Southern.... 1 2 - 3
1. 15:17 BUW Emily Bourgoine (3) (Elanna Brady)
2. 40:18 FSW Erin Hopkins (6) (Amy Holsenbeck) - free kick into box for header
3. 50:52 FSW Liz Gorman (4) (Linda Hoglund) - corner kick from right for header
4. 71:51 FSW Christina Crooks (1) (Linda Hoglund) - corner kick from left for header
Shots: Barry 6, Florida Southern 22
Saves: Barry 8 (Kelly Tryson 8), Florida Southern 2 (Sarah Furr 2)
Barry Coach cautioned
Women's Soccer Gets Bitten
Posted On : October 06, 2007