Late Goal Dooms Women’s Soccer

Late Goal Dooms Women’s Soccer

BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University's women's soccer team missed a pair of first-half offensive opportunities while a late defensive misplay led to a 2-1 loss to Florida Southern on Saturday night at Bobby Campbell Stadium.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Florida Southern 2, Lynn 1
Records: Florida Southern (2-7-1, 2-4-0 SSC), Lynn (2-8-1, 1-4-0 SSC)
Location: Bobby Campbell Stadium | Boca Raton, Fla.
Series: Lynn trails 8-9-1 (Last meeting 2014)
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Florida Southern struck first in the 33rd minute with a goal by Anna Griessler.
  • Summer Schults evened the match three minutes later in the 36th minute with her first goal.
  • Florida Southern scored the game-winner in the 83rd minute off a goal by Sheila Ramos.

STAT OF THE GAME

  • Lynn outshot its opponent for the fifth straight game, 11-7
  • Kelly Field collected her first career assist.
  • The Fighting Knights missed two shots within the 18-yard box.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Kayley Smith started her first career match for the Fighting Knights.

UP NEXT: 
The Fighting Knights are back on the pitch when they travel to Hickory, N.C., to take on Lenoir-Rhyne.  Kickoff is slated for noon and can be followed live at LynnFightingKnights.com.