Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer Defeats No. 18 Florida State, 2-1 In Tiger Invitational

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Go Buckeyes!

Sept. 3, 2000



%^$%^$Box Score%^$%^$


%^$COLUMBUS, Ohio--The Ohio State women's soccer team dropped the no. 18 Florida State%^$Seminoles, 2-1 Sunday afternoon at the University of Missouri/Ellis Copy Tiger Invitational%^$in Columbia, Mo. The Buckeyes move to 2-2 overall and 0-0 in the Big Ten. The%^$Seminoles are 3-2 after earning their first two losses of the season this weekend.%^$

%^$Lindsay Eckles (So., Hilliard, Ohio/Hilliard Davidson) extended her scoring streak to three%^$games, putting OSU on the board in the first two minutes of play. She gathered the ball from%^$teammate Shelley Besson (So., Kettering, Ohio/The Miami Valley School) and shot the ball%^$off an FSU defender for a goal. The Seminoles' first goal came in the 61st minute. Summer%^$Corum scored on a breakaway and tied the match at one.%^$

%^$Less than three minutes later, Jennica Kidd (Fr., Westerville, Ohio/Westerville North) took%^$advantage of a well-placed OSU corner kick and headed the ball past FSU goalkeeper Sarah%^$Crawford for her first career goal. Lindsay Eckles and Jen Miller (So., Centerville, Ohio/%^$Centerville) were credited with assists.%^$

%^$OSU goalkeeper Amber Barnes (Sr., Fairfield, Ohio/Fairfield) recorded eight saves and the%^$Seminoles outshot the Buckeyes 25-8.%^$

%^$Ohio State heads to Ann Arbor, Mich. this weekend to participate in the University of%^$Michigan Nike Classic. The Buckeyes will compete against the Missouri Tigers at 2 p.m.%^$Friday, Sept. 8 and the Washington Huskies at noon Sunday, Sept. 10.%^$



%^$Match Summary%^$

1 2 F%^$Ohio State 1 1 2%^$Florida State 0 1 1%^$

%^$Goals%^$1st Half%^$OSU-Lindsay Eckles, 1:53 (Shelley Besson)%^$2nd Half%^$FSU-Summer Corum, 61:27 (unassisted)%^$OSU-Jennica Kidd, 64:16 (Jen Miller, Lindsay Eckles)%^$

%^$Saves%^$OSU-8, Barnes%^$FSU-2, Crawford%^$


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