St. Andrews News
News Photo
Women's Soccer - Mon, Sep. 23, 2013 by Troy Baranik

Laurinburg, NC- The St. Andrews University women's soccer team fell 4-1 to Shorter University on Monday afternoon in the finale of SAU's midseason homestand.

Shorter came out firing shots on the Knights throughout the first half but could not get any on goal. However, SAU took one shot later on and made it count as freshman Anna Werneth (Breisach, Germany) put the Knights on the board first with a monster goal from about right outside the circle in the 23rd minute to give SAU the 1-0 lead.

Unfortunately, Shorter came right back with a goal by Aline Tamiosso in the 33rd minute to knot the game at 1 at the half. Shorter then added another just 4 minutes into the 2nd half by Helene Farinha to take the lead. Farinha would add another in the 65th minute before Kelli Davis finished out the scoring in the 81st minute.

Shorter was able to keep the pressure on the Knights throughout most of the game en route to a 24-9 shot advantage. However, SAU sophomore goalkeeper Brittany Roberts did alright in making 14 saves on the day.

Werneth led with 4 shots on the day while senior Gemma Dugo had 3.

Shorter improves to 2-4 with the win while SAU falls to 3-5.

St. Andrews will be back out on the road on Saturday as they travel to Georgia to face conference foe Truett-McConnell College (5-5, 3-2) at 12 pm.

 
photo
Upcoming Events
Friday, Aug 15
Volleyball
St. Andrews at 1:00pm
Sandhills CC EST
Thursday, Aug 21
Women's Soccer
NC Alliance at 6:00pm
St. Andrews EST
Friday, Aug 22
Men's Soccer
St. Andrews at 7:00pm
UNC-Pembroke EST
Sunday, Aug 24
JV Volleyball
St. Andrews at  
Brunswick CC  
Monday, Aug 25
Women's Soccer
University of South Carolina Lancaster at 4:00pm
St. Andrews EST
Wednesday, Aug 27
Men's Soccer
St. Andrews at 7:00pm
Coker College EST
Saturday, Aug 30
Women's Soccer
Barton College at 2:00pm
St. Andrews EST
Wednesday, Sep 3
Volleyball
Meredith College at 6:30pm
St. Andrews EST
Thursday, Sep 4
Men's Soccer
St. Andrews at 6:00pm
Southern Wesleyan University EST
Friday, Sep 5
Women's Soccer
St. Andrews at 5:00pm
University of South Carolina - Beaufort EST