PALOS HEIGHTS, IL - The Scarlet Hawks were defeated 2-7 by
the Trinity Christian Trolls on Saturday, October 18th. The game was
played at Trinity Christian's home field in Palos Heights, IL.
Hawks started off the game right away with a few chances on target but didn't
get the ball into the back of the net until the second half. The first half was
competitive between the two teams; however, the Trolls maintained the majority
of the possession and had more shots on goal. TCC's Allison Doyle scored the first
goal of the match in the seventeenth minute. The second goal was by Trisha
Airth in the 37th minute. The Hawks were down 0-2 at halftime.
scored straight away into the second half. Carly Comerouski scored with an
assist from Lee. The Hawks were playing better offensively in the second half
and created more goal-scoring opportunities than in the first half. Junior,
Megan Meeke, scored IIT's first goal in the 54th minute of the
match. Jaimie Ward found Meeke right inside the box, and Meeke slipped the ball
in passed the goalie. TCC's Claire Comerouski rebounded from the goal to score
two minutes later. Less than a minute
later, Claire Comerouski scored again. In the 62 minute, IIT's Ward scored a
great, unassisted goal against the Trolls. However, the Trolls responded by
immediately scoring right after kick-off. TCC's Allison Doyle scored the last
goal of the game in the 81st minute.
Hawks play Trinity International on Wednesday, October 21st at TIU's
home field in Deerfield, IL. The Hawks' current record is 9-6 and 4-3