September 08, 2006
USI women's soccer loses in overtime to Drury
Southern Indiana (1-4-0, 1-2-0 GLVC): 0
Drury (2-2-1, 1-0-0 GLVC): 1 (ot)
EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The University of Southern Indiana women's soccer team lost in overtime to Drury University, 1-0, Friday night at the Strassweg Field. USI, who played in overtime for the second time in three matches, falls to 1-4-0 overall and 1-2-0 GLVC, while Drury goes to 2-2-0, 1-0-0 GLVC.
Drury's freshman midfielder Olivia Phillippart de Foy scored the game winner at 96:32 off a pass from sophomore forward Melissa Perry. The shot by Phillippart de Foy was the sixth on-goal for the Panthers, who had five shots on-goal stopped by USI junior goalkeeper Meagan Homolla (Portage, Indiana) before the overtime winner.
The Screaming Eagles were able muster five shots, but only two on-goal.
The Eagles will resume GLVC action at Strassweg Field Sunday when they host Rockhurst University at 2:30 p.m. Rockhurst raised its record to 2-2-1 overall and 1-0-0 in the GLVC by defeating Kentucky Wesleyan College, 4-1, in Owensboro, Kentucky on Friday afternoon.
Ray Simmons, USI Sports Information