Butler Shuts Out The Women's Soccer Team

Loren Marshall and the XU defense held Butler scoreless for over 47 minutes.
 
Loren Marshall and the XU defense held Butler scoreless for over 47 minutes.
 

Sept. 18, 2009

Final Stats

CINCINNATI --- The Xavier women’s soccer team was blanked 2-0 by visiting Butler on Friday night at the Xavier University Soccer Complex.

The teams battled to a scoreless tie after the first half. Butler finally opened the scoring with a goal from Molly Kruger at 47:04, hitting a shot from 16 yards out that found the left side of the net. The Bulldogs added an insurance goal at 81:22 when Molly Kruger, who had assisted on the first goal, punch the ball over the outstretched arms of Xavier goalkeeper Jenny Rosen.

Butler dominated the shots category 14-1, including 8-1 in shots on goal.

Butler goalkeeper Jessica Schein earned the shutout, although the one Butler save was credited to a BU defender in the field.

Xavier fell to 0-7 with the loss, while Butler improved to 4-5.

The Musketeers plays the second match of the three-match homestand on Sunday against North Texas at 1 p.m.

 


 

 

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