Score: Saginaw Valley State 3 - Delta College 1
Records: SVSU (4-7-0, 2-5-0 GLIAC) | Delta (6-7-0)
Location: Braddock Field - University Center, Mich.
UNIVERSITY CENTER - The Saginaw Valley State University women's soccer team hosted the Delta College Pioneers in a non-conference tilt on Tuesday afternoon at SVSU's Braddock Field.
The Lady Cardinals got on the board with a goal from Ashley Henderson on a penalty kick at the 34:23 marker to give the home team a 1-0 advantage. That same score held true into the halftime break.
Just over eight minutes later at the 78:17 marker, Shelby Watts got a rebound off her own blocked shot and stuffed it in the back of the net, moving the SVSU advantage to 3-0.
The Pioneers added a goal on a breakaway by Aleisha Jones at the 81:49 mark, making the score 3-1.
That's what the final count would prove to be on a chilly, damp and windy day.
Inside the Boxscore
- The Lady Cards held a 25-4 advantage in overall shots, putting eight of those shots on goal and three past the Delta goalkeepers.
- Henderson had a match-high six shots, connecting on one of those six.
- Kailey Naumcheff got the victory in net for Saginaw Valley.
- Watts and Samantha Dunn had match-highs for shots on goal, with Watts scoring on one of those shots.
Up Next for the Lady Cardinals...
The Cardinals will host Malone University Friday (Oct. 16) in a 1:00 p.m. matchup at SVSU's Braddock Field. The Pioneers will carry a 4-9 overall record and 2-6 GLIAC mark into the contest.