Women's Soccer Battles Sharks in the Rain

Women's Soccer Battles Sharks in the Rain
Emily Bourgoine (19) scored the Buccaneers' only goal. Photo by Joel Auerbach

DAVIE, Fla.—The Barry University women’s soccer team tied Nova Southeastern 1-1 on Wednesday evening to go to 5-3-1, 1-1-1 SSC for the season.

Both teams went scoreless in the first period. In the second period, the Sharks (4-0-3) scored first with 21:21 left in the game when Alexis Hernandez shot from the right side.

With 4:54 left in the game, Emily Bourgoine tied it up for the Bucs when she put the ball in a wide open goal.
During the two overtimes that followed the second period, Barry took five shots to the Sharks 2, but were unable to capitalize, and the game ended in a tie.

Nova goalie, Megan Kim, faced seven shots-on-goal, and had five saves. She moves to 4-0-3 on the season. For the Bucs, Sami Cromartie faced six shots, and had five saves. Cromartie goes to 5-3-1 for the season.

The Buccaneers return to action on Saturday, Sept. 27 against Florida Southern at Buccaneer Field.

Soccer Game Summary (Final)
2008 Barry University Soccer
Barry vs Nova Southeastern (09/24/2008 at Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.)

Barry5-3-1 (1-1-1 SSC) vs. Nova Southeastern4-0-3 (0-0-2 SSC)
Date: 09/24/2008 Attendance: 328
Weather: Rainy

Goals by period           1 2 OT O2 Tot
Barry............................. 0 1 0 0 - 1
Nova Southeastern... 0 1 0 0 - 1

1. 68:29 NSW Alexis Hernandez (Stephanie Quinones) - great dribbling between defenders opened up hernandez for upper right
2. 85:06 BUW Emily Bourgoine (unassisted) - wide open shot. through ball over the back line

Shots: Barry 11, Nova Southeastern 15
Saves: Barry 5 (Sami Cromartie 5), Nova Southeastern 6 (Megan Kim 6)