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Women's soccer shuts out Alabama A&M 7-0
Alabama A&M (0-1-0)
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Lipscomb (1-1-0)
8/24/2014 | Nashville, Tenn. | Attendance: 137
1st2ndFinal
Alabama A&M000
Lipscomb257
Scoring
LIP35:03DuBoise, Natalie
LIP37:35Colbert, Alesondra (Donegan, Lyndie )
LIP60:57Muir, Jolene (Chadwell, Caroline )
LIP62:31Colbert, Alesondra
LIP68:21Chadwell, Caroline (Crosby, Karli )
LIP82:43Schwarz, Mary-Stew
LIP85:27DuBoise, Natalie (Shuler, Emily )
GoalkeepersMinGASv
AAMUOehler, Marissa90:0079
LIPMason, Kate45:0001
LIPBuhigas, Anna45:0001
LIPTEAM0:0000
Stats at a GlanceAAMULIP
Shots (on Goal)6 (2)34 (16)
Saves92
Offsides15
Corner Kicks29
Fouls59

Sunday, August 24, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Lipscomb women’s soccer team recorded a 7-0 shutout against Alabama A&M Sunday afternoon at the Lipscomb Soccer Complex.

Lipscomb improved their record to 1-1 while Alabama A&M falls to 0-1.

“Overall it was a good performance,” said Lipscomb head coach Kevin O’Brien. “The second half looked better than the first.

“The total game I was pleased with the girls. They worked really hard in extremely tough conditions.”

Freshmen Natalie DuBoise and Mary-Stewart Schwarz made their first career goals during the competition.

“We’ve got freshmen that will be contributing all season long,” O’Brien said. “So to see them get their first collegiate goal is exciting.

“It can only help us. When you get young players that kind of experience over the course of a four-year career, it’s invaluable.”

Alesondra Colbert, Caroline Chadwell, and Jolene Muir also recorded their first goals of the season.

DuBoise nailed a penalty kick in the 36th minute to give the Lady Bisons the early 1-0 lead.

Two minutes later, Colbert scored her first goal of the season after Lyndie Donegan passed the ball into the box to give Colbert the scoring opportunity.

“During our halftime talk we got into them a little bit,” O’Brien said. “We have standards but I don’t think they came out with the right mentality.

“I think they responded very professionally in a way that makes the coaching staff proud.”

Muir landed a goal in the net after a lofted ball from Chadwell placed the ball in front of the net in the 61st minute.

At the 63-minute mark, Colbert came back with her second goal after a save attempt by goalie Marissa Oehler got away opening up the goal for Colbert.

Assisted by Karli Crosby, Chadwell picked up a goal in the 69th minute while Schwarz picked up her first career goal after a corner kick in the 83rd minute.

DuBoise drilled her second shot of the day at the 86th minute after a corner kick by Emily Shuler.

“In the end it was awesome,” O’Brien said. “We got to see some young girls who were featured in the preseason, but we hadn’t seen them in a real competitive match.

“It was great to see them running around and playing together. I think they did a great job.”

  • Since 2001, the Purple and Gold are 2-1 against Alabama A&M.
  • The match saw four total assists by Lipscomb players.
  • The Lady Bisons placed 16 of their 34 shots on goal leaving the Lady Bulldogs with two of their six shots on goal.
  • Freshman goalie Kate Mason made her collegiate debut in the net logging one save. Sophomore Anna Buhigas also made one save during her playing time in the first half.
  • The Purple and Gold led the day with nine corner kicks. Alabama A&M recorded two.

Up Next: The Lady Bisons will be back in action Tuesday Aug. 26 as they take on Memphis at 7 p.m.