Women’s soccer team loses to Dominican, 3-0

Women’s soccer team loses to Dominican, 3-0

OLIVET, Mich. – The Olivet College women's soccer team was shutout by Dominican (Ill.) University, 3-0, today at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.

Final Score: Dominican 3, Olivet 0
Location: Cutler Athletic Complex; Olivet, Mich.
Records: Dominican 2-2 overall, Olivet 2-1-1 overall

  • Josseline Williams scored two goals for the Stars in the first 16 minutes in the game. The second tally was a penalty kick.
  • Between the two goals, the Comets had a good chance to score when senior Emma Essen's sailed just over the crossbar.
  • Dominican added to its lead in the 62nd minute. Off a corner kick, there was a scrum in the box where Tania Paez sent a shot into the goal at the far post.

  • Olivet had just three shots. Sophomore Miranda Gale's shot was the only one to be placed on-goal.
  • Sophomore Samantha Gifford started in the goal, and made two saves in 76 minutes and 39 seconds of action.
  • Freshman Mekenzie Lamb finished the game in goal and did not have to make any saves.

  • Dominican finished with 10 total shots, including six for Williams.
  • Williams also tallied an assist to give her five points.
  • Paez recorded three shots.
  • Abbey Brown picked-up the win in goal.

  • Olivet is on the road Tuesday afternoon to play Heidelberg (Ohio) University at 4 p.m.