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

Conditions - Sunny, breezy, 79