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The North Greenville University women’s soccer team took its school best 6-3 and NCCAA top 10 ranking on the road today to take on the Erskine Flying Fleet. Despite scoring 3 goals the Lady Crusaders came up short dropping the match 6-3.
The Fleet were up 4-0 until Hayley Williams brought the Crusaders to within 3 scoring in the 72nd minute of the game. The other two goals for the Crusaders came from Junior Leah Ward. Ward scored in the 79th and 83rd minutes of the game.
“It was a tough loss but the girls played hard” said head coach Jesse McCormick, “ we just didn’t have enough firepower tonight to answer 6 goals.” The Crusaders’ next game will be Tuesday October 13, at 4pm against St. Andrews in Tigerville.