Aug. 16, 2005
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The No. 12 Ohio State women's soccer team dropped a 3-1 decision to No. 21 Wake Forest Monday at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium in exhibition action. The game is the first of a pair of tune-up matches for the Buckeyes as they gear up for the regular season which begins at 4 p.m. Aug. 26 at Kent State.
In the first 45 minutes of play, the Buckeyes fell to an early 2-0 deficit. Wake Forest's Sarah Kozey scored the first goal, squeezing a shot from the right side of the 18-yard box at the 18:57 mark with Melanie Schneider on the assist. Elizabeth Remy took Wake Forest's penalty kick at 28:48 and scored the Demon Deacon's second goal of the period. The stanza ended with the Buckeyes recording five shots to Wake Forest's 10.
Wake Forest added another goal for a 3-0 lead in the second half. Kristen Kemp scored a goal on a header from the right side of the 6-yard box in the 70th minute of play. Ashley Burney received the assist. The Buckeyes and the Demon Deacons recorded one and four shots, respectively in the period.
The Buckeyes got on the board in the third period when sophomore Carla Arbulu (So., Grover Beach, Calif./Arroyo Grande) scored from inside the 18 yard box, with Lara Dickenmann on the assist (So., Kries, Switzerland/Sursee) ending the game at 3-1.
OSU goalkeepers Shannon Neely (Jr., Dublin, Ohio/Dublin Coffman) and Courtney Cripps (Fr., Acworth/North Cobb) split time in the net. Neely compiled four saves on the night and Cripps, who played the final two stanzas recorded one. Kaitlyn Doe and Heather Currie recorded two saves a piece for the Demon Deacons with Doe taking the net in the first period and Currie playing the rest of the contest. Ohio State recorded a total of 10 shots to Wake Forest's 16 and the Buckeyes were awarded one corner kick, while the Demon Deacons compiled five.
Ohio State takes to the field for its final preseason game at 6 p.m. Aug. 19 vs. club team Michigan Hawks at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.
2004 OHIO STATE WOMEN'S SOCCER #21 WAKE vs #12 OSU (Aug 15, 2005 at Columbus, Ohio)
WAKE (0-0) vs. OSU (0-0) Date: Aug 15, 2005 Attendance: Weather: Cloudy and cool
Goals by period 1 2 Tot ------------------------------- WAKE................ 2 1 - 3 OSU................. 0 1 - 1
SCORING SUMMARY: 1. 18:57 WAKE Sarah Kozey (Melanie Schneider) - Rolled past keeper from right of inside 2. 8:48 WAKE Elizabeth Remy Penalty kick 3. 69:27 WAKE Kristen Kemp (Ashley Burney) - Header from right side of 6yrd box 4. 88:17 OSU Carleta Arbulu (Lara Dickenmann) - From the left side inside the 18yrd box
Shots: WAKE 16, OSU 10 Saves: WAKE 4 (Heather Currie 2; Kaitlyn Doe 2), OSU 5 (Courtney Cripps 1; Shannon Neely 4)