Women's Soccer Edged By Tars

Women's Soccer Edged By Tars
Sara Karna scored twice, her first two goals of the season, to trim the Tars' lead to 3-2. Photo by Joel Auerbach.

MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—Barry fell 3-2 to Rollins in Sunshine State Conference women’s soccer action at Buccaneer Field on Saturday.

The game started out at a blistering pace with five goals scored in the first half, but neither team could crack the goal in the second period.

Rollins (7-4-0, 4-1-0 SSC) jumped out to a 3-0 lead as Brenna McKee scored twice and Azure Dorsey added one in the first 28 minutes.

Barry responded with a pair of goals from Sara Karna to close the period, but could get no closer.

The Tars held a 20-10 edge in shots, including 8-5 on goal. Mary Spring earned the win for Rollins with three saves, while Becca Rogers took the loss for Barry, making five stops.

The Bucs host the Saint Leo Lions on Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 7:00 pm in an SSC “+4” game that will not count in the conference standings. Live-stat and video coverage is available through the Barry University athletics website, GOBARRYBUCS.COM.

                          Soccer Game Summary (Final)
                          2012 Barry University Soccer
                Rollins vs Barry (10/06/12 at Miami Shores, FL)

 Rollins (7-4-0, 4-1-0 SSC) vs. Barry (3-6-0, 1-4-0 SSC)
 Date: 10/06/12      Attendance: 159
 Weather: Humid

 Goals by period       1  2  Tot
 Rollins.............  3  0 -  3
 Barry...............  2  0 -  2

  1.  13:51 RCW Brenna McKee (4) (Azure Dorsey) - 3 yards out off a rebound
  2.  19:01 RCW Azure Dorsey (7) (Kelsey Boone) - off rebound
  3.  28:04 RCW Brenna McKee (5) (Laura Piedrahita) - cross from right unmarked at 6
  4.  33:14 BUW Sara Karna (1) (Lauren Manna;Lavinia Nkomo) - break away on left side
  5.  42:04 BUW Sara Karna (2) (Tamara Vuckovich) - long pass up the right side

 Shots: Rollins 20, Barry 10
 Saves: Rollins 3 (Mary Spring 3), Barry 5 (Becca Rogers 5)