Women's Soccer Nails Season Opener

Go Buckeyes!
Go Buckeyes!

Go Buckeyes!

Aug. 29, 1999

The Ohio State women's soccer team out-shot and out-scored the Wright State Raiders 3-0 in their season opener at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.In a physical first half, the Buckeyes tried to grab several scoring opportunities but found themselves short of a goal. %^$ %^$ In the second half, Lindsey Eckles (Fr., Hilliard, Ohio) connected with a pass from Katy Traeger (Sr., Littleton, Colo.) for her first career goal as a Buckeye. The Buckeye's second goal came from Traeger with a pass from Emily Thorpe (So., Cincinnati, Ohio) in the 64th minute. %^$Katie Martorella (Sr., Englewood, Colo.) sunk OSU's third goal off of penalty kick 12 yards in front of the net.%^$ The Buckeyes travel to New York to compete against Syracuse Sept. 1 at 7 p.m. %^$

%^$Match Summary
%^$Wright State 0 0 0
%^$Ohio State 0 3 3%^$

%^$1st half- none
%^$2nd half- Eckles (OSU) 48th min., Traeger (OSU) 64th min., Martorella (OSU) 83rd min.%^$

%^$WSU - 4
%^$OSU - 21%^$

%^$WSU - Randi Freeman - 3
%^$OSU - Amber Barnes - 2%^$


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