Owls Fought Hard in 2-0 Loss to Belhaven

Owls Fought Hard in 2-0 Loss to Belhaven

Columbus, MS – The women's soccer team fell in a hard-fought battle to Belhaven University in the midweek match-up. With this loss, the Owls fall to 5-4-0 record, while the Blazers of Belhaven improve to 5-2-0.

The Owls offense challenged the Blazers throughout the match to develop scoring opportunities but were unable to take the lead.

As a team, the Owls had a total of six shots with three shots on goal. Seniors Britain Welzien, Morgan Dennis, and Sarah Walden fought hard with one shot on goal each.

Defensively, Owls goalie Sarah Gilliland battled hard to prevent the Owls loss, but the Blazers offense prevailed. Playing the entire 90 minutes, Senior Gilliland had six saves with only 2 goals allowed.

The W will return to the field to redeem themselves on Tuesday, Sept. 24 as they take on LaGrange College. The game is scheduled to kick-off at 4 p.m.

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