Women’s Soccer Hits Snag on Road Trip

Women’s Soccer Hits Snag on Road Trip

Hickory, N.C. – Lynn University's women's soccer team fell short in a 1-0 loss at Lenoir-Rhyne on Wednesday afternoon.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Lenoir-Rhyne 1, Lynn 0
Records: Lenoir-Rhyne (9-4-0), Lynn (2-10-1)
Location: Bears Field | Hickory, N.C.
Series: Lynn is tied 1-1 (Last meeting 1991)
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Lenoir-Rhyne scored the only goal of the match on a penalty kick in the 54th minute.

STAT OF THE GAME:

  • The Fighting Knights and Lenoir-Rhyne were even in corner kicks 3-3.
  • Alexa Downie posted seven saves.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Seven of the starting eleven players played all 90 minutes.
  • This is the fifth game of the season decided by one goal or less.
  • Downie's seven saves are a new career-high.

UP NEXT: 
The Fighting Knights are back on the pitch on Saturday, Oct. 17, when they host Eckerd at Bobby Campbell Stadium.  Kickoff is slated for 1 pm and can be watched live at LynnFightingKnights.com.