R-MC Slips by RC Women's Soccer 1-0

R-MC Slips by RC Women's Soccer 1-0

The Basics

Score: Randolph-Macon 1 | Roanoke 0
Records: Roanoke 3-2-1 / 0-1-0 ODAC | Randolph-Macon 3-2-1 / 1-0-0 ODAC
Location: Ashland, Va. 

The Lead: Randolph-Macon topped Roanoke 1-0 in the ODAC Women's Soccer opener for both teams.  

How it Happened

  • The first 45 minutes of the match proved to be scoreless with RC holding a slim 7-5 edge in shots.
  • It stayed scoreless until the 65th minute when the Yellow Jackets Gabby Nelson scored to give R-MC the only goal it would need.
  • Randolph-Macon held a 16-11 advantage in shots, including an 11-4 edge in the second-half.  R-MC also took the only eight corner kicks of the match.
  • Caroline Liebel had three stops for RC in net, while Christina Newman had three saves for the Yellow Jackets. 

Up Next: Roanoke stays on the road for a match at Christopher Newport at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday.