UW-Oshkosh Tips Green Knights

From Sports Information Director, September 17, 2008 | Women's Soccer
by Dan Lukes, dan.lukes@snc.edu, (920) 403-4077

DE PERE - An early goal by UW-Oshkosh held up as the game's only score as the visiting Titans beat St. Norbert College 1-0 in a non-conference match at the Minahan Stadium Complex.

The Titans (3-2-1) got all the score they would need 7 minutes 49 seconds into the match when Jessica Erny score the game's lone goal. Erin Rickard passed in Erny's direction, and Erny beat St. Norbert goalkeeper Mallory Ford to the ball and knocked it into an empty net.

St. Norbert (4-4-1) had several chances in the second half to score but missed the goal high or wide. The Green Knights outshot Oshkosh 16-14, including 11-9 in the second half. The Titans did hold a 6-4 advantage in corner kicks.

Laura Neve made four saves to earn the shutout for the Titans. Ford made seven saves for the Green Knights.