The Muskie Women’s soccer team played Otterbein Cardinals today. Kickoff was slated for 1pm at the brand new, this year, North Athletic Complex. Otterbein dominated play from the kickoff. Scoring two goals in the opening 20 minutes. The Muskie Women got on the board in the 21st minute of play with a goal by Ali Gilt. Ali was chasing down a defender when the defender tried clearing the ball and Ali blocked the ball and it went into the back of the net. Otterbein led the game entering the second half of play 2-1.
Steph Siwicki challenging Otterbein’s Katie Exline for possesion of the ball. Muskingum’s defense put up a fight in today’s 4-1 loss.
Just 3 minutes into the second half Otterbein netted another goal to put them up 3-1. It took the Cardinals another 20 minutes before they would score their final goal of the match in the 68th minute of play. Muskingum will play Capital University at home this Tuesday. Kickoff is set for 4pm.
Muskingum’s Miranda Bishop fights off a challenge from Otterbeins Holly Bernhold. Miranda led the attack with two shots in today’s game.