Women's Soccer Loses Conference Opener, 2-0

Go Buckeyes!
Go Buckeyes!

Go Buckeyes!

Sept. 17, 2000

COLUMBUS, Ohio-- The Ohio State women's soccer team lost to the Michigan State Spartans, 2-0, at East Lansing, Mich. Sunday. The Buckeyes slip to 4-4 overall and 0-1 in the Big Ten while MSU remains undefeated with a record of 6-0-1 overall and 1-0 in the Big Ten.

OSU committed 17 fouls in the match with one foul resulting in a penalty kick. MSU's Andrea Sied scored on the free kick at 35:38 and the Spartans took a 1-0 lead.

The Spartans' Kim Van Cleef added the second goal at 70:28 with an assist from Heidi Lutz to secure the victory for MSU.

Buckeye goalkeeper Amber Barnes (Sr., Fairfield, Ohio/Fairfield) recorded eight saves.

OSU will return to action at 5 p.m. Friday when the Buckeyes play host to the Purdue Boilermakers at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. OSU also will play host to the Indiana Hoosiers at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Match Summary

1 2 F Ohio State 0 0 0 Michigan St. 1 1 2

MSU- Andrea Sied, 35:38 (penalty kick)
MSU- Kim Van Cleef, 70:28 (Heidi Lutz)

OSU-8, Barnes
MSU-6, Kloosterman

OSU- 10
MSU- 17