Soccer Falls 2-1 at UW-Stevens Point
|UW-Eau Claire (4-2, 1-1 WIAC)||1||0||1|
|UW-Stevens Point (5-1, 1-0 WIAC)||1||1||2|
|1st - 23:04||Katie Richter (UW-Eau Claire)|
|1st - 26:17||Jessica Ruch (UW-Stevens Point)|
|2nd - 51:33||Jessica Ruch (UW-Stevens Point)|
|UW-Eau Claire||UW-Stevens Point|
Katie Richter - 1
A: Sam Gilbert - 1
Sh: 2 Players (#7, #21 - 3)
Sv: Nina Behrenbrinker - 5
Jessica Ruch - 2
A: Sammy Greer - 1
Sh: Lauryn Semling - 5
Sv: Brittany Marx - 4
|TEAM STATISTICS||UW-Eau Claire||UW-Stevens Point|
|Shots (on goal)||9 (5)||15 (7)|
STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Despite scoring the first goal, the UW-Eau Claire soccer team could not hold on and fell 2-1 at UW-Stevens Point today.
But a Stevens Point goal three minutes later tied the game at 1-1 and the score remained tied at halftime. The Pointers then found the back of the net again at 51:33 to take a 2-1 lead, and they wouldn't relinquish it the rest of the way.
Nina Behrenbrinker (So.-St. Paul, Minn./Cretin-Derham Hall) played all 90 minutes in-goal and made five saves while allowing two goals.
Stevens Point outshot the Blugolds 15-9, just the second time this season the Blugolds have been outshot.
The Blugolds fall to 4-2 overall and 1-1 in conference play. Stevens Point improves to 5-1 on the season and 1-0 in the conference.
Next up, the Blugolds will travel to Northfield, Minn. to take on St. Olaf College. Action is set to get underway at 4 p.m. Wednesday.