(MILLIGAN, Tenn.) – The Truett McConnell University women’s soccer traveled to face AAC competitor, Milligan University. The Lady Bears won in dominating fashion, increasing their lead to seven and rising to a season record of 10-1, 7-0 AAC, while the Lady Buffs fell to a record of 4-5, 3-4 AAC.

PLAY-BY-PLAY
The Lady Bears were resilient on offense and hot out of the gates, with a shot from Ruffa Meger, assisted by Ashleigh Smitherman, for the first goal of the evening in the third minute of regulation(1-0). Eliska Dvorakova recorded a goal of her own, assisted by Smitherman, in the eighth minute (2-0). Dvorakova and Meger both had shots on goal before Dvorakova scored her second goal of the evening in the 15th minute (3-0). In the second period, the 55th minute saw Hannah Logue, assisted by JK Hughes, score her first goal of the evening (4-0). The final goal came from Lukie, assisted by Kristin Beasley, ultimately shutting down the Buffs for good with a final score of 5-0.

LEADERS
Dvorakova led the way with two goals and seven shots, three on goal. Lukie followed with one goal and four shots, four on goal. Meger had a goal of her own, along with four shots, three on goal. Most notable, Emelie Taylor had five saves on the night.

UP NEXT
The Lady Bears return inside the TMU Soccer/Lacrosse Complex Saturday, Oct. 9, where they will face AAC competitor, Tennessee Wesleyan, with a kick-off time of 2:00 p.m.