Crusader Comeback Falls Short Against Lander

August 30, 20181st2ndFinal
Lander112
North Greenville011
Scoring
LU35:11Katie Newton (Emily Jermstad )
LU56:14MacKenzie Yandle
NGU62:16Megan Biehl
GoalkeepersMinGASv
LUSarah Owen90:0014
NGUBrianna Rowe90:0024
Stats at a GlanceLUNGU
Shots (on Goal)10 (6) 9 (5)
Saves44
Offsides82
Corner Kicks16
Fouls79
Crusader Comeback Falls Short Against Lander
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Crusader Comeback Falls Short Against Lander

Tigerville, SC - Women's Soccer nearly completed a comeback against the Bearcats of Lander University. Down 2-0 in the 2nd half, a goal in the 62nd minute gave the Crusaders new life. NGU recorded three shots through the remainder of the game, but were unable to score the game-tying goal.

The game went scoreless for the first 35 minutes of the 1st half. A goal by LU's Katie Newton in the 36th minute put the Bearcats on the board first. North Greenville put up 3 shots in the 1st half.

Lander took a 2-0 lead early into the 2nd half with a goal by MacKenzie Yandle. NGU fought back with a goal by Megan Biehl. The Crusaders continued to fight hard, but ran out of time. Both teams improved offensively in the 2nd half with 6 shots each.

Megan Biehl had a productive game with a goal and 4 shots with 2 on goal.

Brianna Rowe was effective at goalkeeper with 4 saves.

Shelby Shepherd recorded an on goal shot.

 

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