KALAMAZOO, Mich. – A late Hornet goal defeated the conference-leading Adrian College women's soccer team, 1-0 tonight (Oct. 12). The Lady Bulldogs' six-game winning streak comes to a halt and goes to 10-4 overall and 8-2 in the MIAA. Kalamazoo improves to 7-6-1 overall and 6-4 in conference play.
In an evenly matched contest, both teams exchanged six shots and went into halftime with a scoreless tie.
With less than six minutes left in the second half, the Hornets capitalized on an opportunity to take the late 1-0 lead. It happened when Stephanie Verbeek found Jackie Short for Short's first goal of the season.
Bulldogs' goalie Chayna Wallace played tough with eight saves.
Adrian continues its four-game road trip as it travels to Trine on Saturday (Oct. 15) for a noon kickoff.