BATESVILLE, Ark. - 9/18/2010 - The Union (Tenn.) University women’s soccer team suffered a 2-0 loss to Lyon (Ark.) College in their first TranSouth Conference match of the season. Union dropped to 3-2 overall and 0-1 in the TranSouth. Lyon improved to 4-2 on the season and 1-0 in league play.
Lyon did their damage early with the game-winner coming in the ninth minute of play. Anja Klotzle scored off a rebound to put Lyon up 1-0. The Scots added a second goal in the 33rd minute of play when Creeia Nuckols scored on assists from Koryn Najera and Clotzle. Lyon outshot Union 9-6 in the first half and led 2-0 at the break.
The second half was dominated by Lyon as well, out-shooting Union 8-2 to put their advantage at 17-8 for the game. Union got four shots on goal, but could not get anything through. Erica Cox of Lyon record four saves.
Union’s Sarah White record six saves and allowed the two goals in her 90 minutes of play. Grace Boto led Union with two shots.
Up next for Union will be a home match versus Central Baptist (Ark.) on Tuesday, Sept. 21 at 4:00 p.m.
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