Women's soccer unable to come out on top at Embry-Riddle

Women's soccer unable to come out on top at Embry-Riddle

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Arielle Kabangu's 12th goal of the season was not enough Saturday night as the Lions fell 2-1 at Embry-Riddle's ERAU Soccer Stadium.

Kabangu scored her 12th goal of the season raising her point total to 25 on the year.

Saint Leo was edged out in total shots 13-10 by the Eagles where the Lions received 11 corner kicks to Embry-Riddle's six.

The Basics
Final Results:  Embry-Riddle def. Saint Leo 2-1
Where: ERAU Soccer Stadium | Daytona Beach, Fla.
Record: SLU 8-3-0, 4-1-0 SSC | ERAU 6-3-1

How It Happened
| The Eagles jumped on top first as Andrea Froshaug scored from a pass from Guro Naess Berge. Froshaug beat her defender and put the ball in the net with a low shot. | ERAU 1-0 |
73'| Arielle Kabangu scored her 12th goal of the year after beating the keeper one-on-one after eluding her defender. | TIED 1-1 |
90'| Just before heading to overtime, Andrea Froshaug tallied her second goal of the year to get the victory for Embry-Riddle. Gudrun Johnson played the ball into Froshaug who finished it off in the goal. | ERAU 2-1 |

Points to Note

  • Saint Leo falls to 8-3-0, 4-1-0 SSC after loss at Embry-Riddle.
  • Playing from behind yet again, Arielle Kabangu scored her 12th goal of the year to tie the game in the 73rd minute.
  • Megan Charlton suffered the loss in goal moving to 3-2 on the year. Charlton notched four saves on six shots on goal from the Eagles.

For the Opponent – Embry-Riddle

  • Embry-Riddle moved to 6-3-1 after the home win Saturday night.
  • The Eagles' Andrea Froshaug scored both goals on the night.
  • Keeper Fanny Kristiansson had five saves on six Lion shots on goal.

Saint Leo returns home Wednesday, Oct. 19 to host Tampa for a 7 p.m. kick at University Soccer Field.

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