Posted: Sep 07, 2019
ANDERSON, SC - The women's soccer team traveled to Anderson, South Carolina to face off against Anderson University in their first game of the 2019 season. The Lady Lions started off the year strong, defeating the Trojans 2-1.
The game got off to a fast start with Anderson's Kendall Simpson scoring in the fifth minute. Emmanuel's Lochlain Corliss would answer only 4 minutes later off of an assist from Cynthia Gonzalez. The first half ended with the game tied up at 1-1.
Seven minutes into the second half, Lindsey Lee added another goal for Emmanuel off of an assist from Sam Hedges. The Lady Lions held off the Trojans for the rest of the night as goalkeeper Hannah Welch shut down both of Anderson's shots on goal. Welch finished the game with 3 saves.
Next up, the women's soccer team will travel to Shorter University on Wednesday, September 11th.
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