Women's Soccer Wins 2nd Straight
VIENNA, West Virginia (September 19, 2012) - On Wednesday afternoon at Ohio Valley University, the Urbana University women's soccer team won its second straight game. The Blue Knights knocked off the Fighting Scots 2-0 to improve to 2-4-0 on the season. Ohio Valley's loss was their fifth straight after opening the season with a win.
The game remained scoreless until the 61st minute. Senior Abby Pearson's pass found Hanna Abdalla, who broke the tie with her first goal of the season. Pearson added an insurance goal 18 minutes later on her second penalty kick goal of the season. Senior goalkeeper Meghan Taucher had 2 saves in her second straight shutout.
Urbana's 7-game road stretch continues on Saturday when the team travels to Goshen College for a night game. The Blue Knights and Maple Leafs kick off at 7:00 p.m. [Box Score]