Bulldogs Lose Second Staight Road Game

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

HOLLAND, Mich. - The Adrian College women's soccer team fell 2-0 at Hope. The Bulldogs have lost two straight road games.

"Even match, Perkins was the difference," said head coach Ali Alamdari. " Barnes was excellent in goal.  We missed a couple late chances on corners.  All in all, well played.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Hope 2, Adrian 0

Location: Holland, Michigan (Van Andel Soccer)

Records: Adrian (5-7-1, 3-6-1), Hope (8-2-2, 7-1-2)

HOW IT HAPPENED

First Half: Hope 1, Adrian 0

• Elizabeth Perkins put the Flying Dutch on the board in the 26th minute to give Hope a 1-0 lead. She was assisted by Erin Brophy.

• Both defenses played well in the first half. Hope only attempted three shots with two on goal and Adrian attempted one shot, one on goal.

Second Half: Hope 2, Adrian 0

• Perkins scored again for Hope to increase the lead 2-0 with just over five minutes off the clock in the second half. 

• Hope increased its shot attempts in the second half to 7, six on goal.

TOP DOGS

Caroline Fleming and Sofia Farah each tallied one shot on goal.

• Goalkeeper Haley Barnes (L, 4-5) saved six of the eight shots she faced on the day.

THE OPPOSITION

• Perkins scored both of Hope's goals.

• Brophy registered the only assist of the game.

• Perkins had a game-high seven shot attempts and six on goal.

UP NEXT

• Adrian will continue its MIAA road trip on Wednesday by traveling to face Alma at 4:00 p.m.

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