Warriors Drop 2-0 Decision To Sabres

Warriors Drop 2-0 Decision To Sabres

MILWAUKEE (WLCSports.com) – The Wisconsin Lutheran College women's soccer team fell 2-0 to the visiting Marian Sabres Wednesday night at Warriors Soccer Field. The guests broke a 0-0 tie at intermission with two scores in the second half.

THE BASICS

  • Final Score: Marian 2, Wisconsin Lutheran 0
  • Records: Wisconsin Lutheran (4-12-0, 2-6-0 NACC), Marian (7-8-0, 3-4-0 NACC)
  • Location: Warriors Soccer Field, Milwaukee, Wis.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The game remained scoreless after the opening 45:00 minutes despite seven shots on goal from the Sabres and five from the Warriors.
  • The Sabres were the first to find the back of the net in the 65' minute off a shot from Karissa Preston which was lobbed over the Warriors' goalkeeper from 25 yards out.
  • Marian doubled the lead in the 87' minute off a header from Shannon Coughlin that was assisted by Alexis Peterson.
  • Kendra Schumacher (Little Chute, Wis.) and Lexi Caira (Pewaukee, Wis.) tallied shots in the late stages of the game, but both were saved.
  • The Sabres earned five corner kicks in the final 10 minutes of the contest to keep possession and secure the victory.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS

  • The Warriors registered 13 shots, four of which were on target.
  • Caira, Schumacher and Olivia Scheiber (Watertown, Wis.) were the only Warriors to tally shots on goal.
  • Seven different WLC players recorded shots, with Calli Tomko (Lisle, Ill.) leading the way with seven.
  • Hailey Krause (Wauwatosa, Wis.) made five saves in net.

FOR THE FOES

  • Marian had 17 shots, seven of which were on goal.
  • The Sabres earned 17 corner kicks in the match, while only allowing three to the Warriors.
  • Nine different Marian players recorded shots.
  • Danielle Deltgen earned the victory in goal, making four saves.

UP NEXT

  • The Warriors return to action Saturday afternoon when they host unbeaten and NACC-leading Dominican (14-0-3, 6-0-2 NACC) for Senior Day. Kickoff from Warriors Soccer Field is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.