Women’s Soccer Blanks Towson, 3-0


first_img Live Stats PDF Box Score Armstrong added the final goal late as she bent a corner kick into the net for her third goal of the season. Her goal Sunday was scored in the 84th minute (84:41). Armstrong finished with three shots, one goal and one assist. Next Game: Western Illinois 9/14/2016 – 7 PM Drake has a fast turnaround as the Bulldogs will host Western Illinois Sept. 14 at 7 p.m. at the Cownie Soccer Complex. Drake improved to 6-0-1 with its sixth shutout of the season. Towson fell to 2-5-1 with the neutral site loss. The Bulldogs defeated host, Navy, 2-0, Friday (Sept. 9) evening to open the tournament. “This was a good trip for us in that we played two teams we have never seen and two different styles and formations,” said head coach Lindsey Horner. “We remain focused on improving prior to MVC play and during these two games we were able to accomplish some pretty specific developmental goals that should help us in the long run.” HTML Box Score Wanninger found the net for the second straight match after scoring once against the Midshipmen Friday. Against the Tigers in the 16th minute (16:03), Armstrong sent Wanninger a cross inside the box that Wanninger finished to near post.center_img ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Junior Rachel Wanninger (Johnston, Iowa) and seniors Gabby Charles (Wausau, Wis.) and Kayla Armstrong (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) each scored one goal for the Drake University women’s soccer team as the Bulldogs blanked Towson, 3-0, Sunday, Sept. 11 afternoon to close the 2016 Navy Invitational. In the second half, Charles scored her second career goal in the 48th minute (48:19) after she beat two defenders and blasted one just underneath the crossbar. “Overall we enjoyed our experience while we were here and will spend the next 48 hours preparing for a quick turnaround for Wednesday’s game,” Horner said. Preview Drake’s defense was stellar once again as junior goalkeeper finished with six saves. The Tigers recorded six shots on goal. Story Links Full Schedule Roster  Print Friendly Versionlast_img

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