CHICAGO, IL - The Scarlet Hawks women’s soccer team was defeated 4-1 by Grace University on Saturday at Stuart Field.
Grace went on top 1-0 with a goal in the 41st minute and held the lead into the half-time stanza.
Junior midfielder Lauren Capuano drew the Hawks even at 1-1 with a goal in the 57th minute. Grace didn’t waste time as they went back in front with a goal in the 60th minute. They would add goals in the 68th and 87th minutes to cap the scoring.
Jessica Carlson made nine saves on the evening for the Scarlet Hawks.
Illinois Tech travels to Fort Wayne, Indiana for a match with Indiana Tech on Saturday, August 27th at 3 pm CST.
Stuart Field • Chicago, IL.
August 20, 2011
Grace (1-0) 1 - 3 4
Illinois Tech (0-1) 0 - 1 1
Scoring: GU: Keely Booher 41:22; IIT: Lauren Capuano 57:30; GU: Jocelyn Evans 60:25; GU: Elizabeth Heuss 68:22; GU: Holly Bennett 87:27
Shots: GU 11-9 - 20, IIT 2-12 - 14
Corner Kicks: GU 0-2 - 2, IIT 0-4 - 4
Goalkeepers: GU: Carmen Barnhill - 1 SV, 0 GA, 90:00, W; IIT: Jessica Carlson – 9 SV, 4 GA, 90:00, L
Fouls: GU 3, IIT 10
Offsides: GU 2, IIT 0