No. 8 Women's Soccer Suffers First Defeat of the Season, Falls to Oswego, 1-0

GENESEO, N.Y. - The SUNY Geneseo women's soccer team dropped its first game of the season, falling to State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) rival Oswego, 1-0, Saturday at College Stadium.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The Lakers scored the lone goal of the match in the 54th minute when senior midfielder Sarah Grupp tapped in a cross by junior midfielder Audrey Burbridge from close range.
  • The Knights had a pair of significant scoring chances in the second half; sophomore forward Domenica Piccoli had her header saved by Laker sophomore goalkeeper Emma Allen while senior forward Audrey Reid saw a free kick hit the crossbar in the 84th minute.

QUICK FACTS

  • Geneseo outshot Oswego 13-8, including a 7-2 advantage in the second half
  • Reid and senior midfielder Leah Greene were celebratedin a pre-game Senior Day ceremony. The due has been a part of 48 wins during their four-year careers wearing Knights uniforms.
  • Geneseo has not earned a victory over Oswego in its past three meetings, posting an 0-2-1 mark against the Lakers.

WHAT'S NEXT

The Knights return to action on Friday (Oct. 20) as they travel to face Potsdam in a SUNYAC matchup at 3 p.m.