WOMEN'S SOCCER

Women's soccer secures shutout win against Waynesburg

Women's soccer secures shutout win against Waynesburg

The Muskingum women's soccer team defended the home turf against Waynesburg on Wednesday evening en route to a 2-0 shutout win.

The Basics

  • Records: Muskingum (2-3), Waynesburg (4-1)
  • Location: New Concord, Ohio
  • Attendance: 187
  • Game Duration: 1:45

Notables

  • The Muskies handed the Yellow Jackets their first loss of the season.
  • The shutout was the first of the season for Muskingum.

How It Happened

  • Muskingum freshman Natalie Woodward scored the first goal of the game in the 45th minute. The strike came off an assist from freshman Lindsay Dunlap.
  • The Muskies entered the break with a 1-0 lead. Muskingum outshot the Yellow Jackets in the opening frame, 14-9.
  • Woodward added her second tally in the 62nd minute to complete the scoring. The score was assisted by freshman Katya Vernon. Woodward ended the game with a team-high seven shots.
  • Muskingum ended the outing with a 23-18 edge in shots.
  • Sophomore Mary Double logged four shots, and senior Emily Wiley had three strikes, including one that hit the cross bar.
  • Freshman Britney Golden and Dunlap each registered two shots.
  • Sophomore keeper Katie Bodenmiller played all 90 minutes in frame and made six saves to record the shutout.
  • Jill Moyer led Waynesburg with five shots, and Natalie Fortna added three.
  • Courtney Syfert played the entire game in goal and made 11 saves and allowed two goals.

Up Next

  • Muskingum hosts Pitt-Greensburg for Parents' Day on Saturday, September 15. Game time is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. at the North Athletic Turf Field.