Texas Lutheran Advances to Second Straight SCAC Final with 1-0 Victory Over Schreiner

Texas Lutheran Advances to Second Straight SCAC Final with 1-0 Victory Over Schreiner

IRVING, Texas - Texas Lutheran's Sioned Kirkpatrick scored the only goal of the match and the Bulldogs held on for a 1-0 victory over Schreiner University in Saturday's second semifinal match of the SCAC Women's Soccer Tournament. Official Website | Photo Gallery | Postgame Interview

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Kirkpatrick's successful PK after a takedown in the box was the difference.
  • Schreiner outshot Texas Lutheran 12-9, but TLU held a 7-4 advantage in the 2nd half.
  • Schriener had 4 corners, all coming in the 1st half.
  • Texas Lutheran had 3 corners, all coming in the 2nd half.

TEXAS LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS

  • Sioned Kirkpatrick (Sr., F) 4 shots, 3 shots on goal, 1 goal
  • Erin Rose (Jr., GK) 5 saves, 0 goals allowed

SCHREINER UNIVERSITY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS

  • Delaney Morrow (So., D) 3 shots, 1 shot on goal
  • Laura Atzeni (So., MF) 2 shots, 1 shot on goal
  • Kyli Harvey (Fy., F) 2 shots, 1 shot on goal

NOTABLES

  • Texas Lutheran is now 4-2 in SCAC women's soccer tournament history.
  • The Texas Lutheran/Trinity title match is a rematch of last year's championship game. Last season, Trinity defeated TLU, 3-0.
  • The goal by Sioned Kirkpatrick tied her with Trinity's Camp for the league lead with 13.
  • Schreiner finishes the season with 11 wins, the most wins in a single-season in program history.

UP NEXT

Texas Lutheran (13-4-2) advances to play top-seeded Trinity University in tomorrow's conference title match. Kick-off is scheduled for 1 p.m. CT.

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