The Adrian College women's soccer team claimed a 3-1 non-conference win over WHAC-member Aquinas College at Performance Stadium on Wednesday afternoon to improve to 4-1-1 overall in 2010.
The Bulldogs had three different goal scorers against the Saints and made a statement early by scoring just 29 seconds into the match. Brittany Moreau scored her second goal of the year with an assist by Sam Barker. Moreau took a ball on the close right wing from 10 yards out and fired into the lower left corner.
Adrian added to their lead at 27:31 as Lauren Cozzi notched her second goal of the year. Cozzi gathered a rebound in front of the net after a shot by Barker to put Adrian ahead 2-0.
After the Bulldogs took a 2-0 lead into the locker room, they struck quickly in the second half scoring 1:28 into the half as Jordan Wolf got a rebound off her own shot and stuffed it past goalkeeper Monica Rischiotto for her first goal as a collegiate. With a 3-0 lead late in the game, Aquinas got on the board as Emily Wabich scored her second of the year at 79:35 with an assist from Jaime Tomaszewski.
Barker led Adrian with five shots on goal but was held scoreless for the first time in four matches. The Bulldogs outshot the Saints, 16-12, with a 10-5 edge in shots on goal. Chayna Wallace got the win playing 76:06 and making four saves. Stevie Burns saw her first action of the season playing the final 13:54. Adrian entered the regional rankings this week and are currently 10th in the Central Region.