THE LADY CONQUISTADORS FELL SHORT TO #1 KEISER SEAHAWKS 2-0

FNU Soccer player Walking on the fieldWEST PALM BEACH, FL – Florida National University Women’s soccer team (3-6-1) dropped its away game, falling 2-0 to Keiser University (7-1) on Wednesday, September 25. The match was played at the Sea-hawks Stadium at West Palm Beach, FL. With the loss, FNU falls to 3-6-1 on the year while #1 Keiser University improves to 7-1 on the season.

BOX SCORE

INSIDE THE MATCH UP:

  • Score: Florida National University 4 x 1  #1 Keiser University
  • Records: Florida National (3-6-1), Keiser University (7-1).
  • Location: Sea-hawks Stadium | West Palm Beach, Florida.

SCORING SUMMARY

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Keiser controlled the opening half, outshooting FNU 23-0 before breaking through in the 43rd minute.
  • Alicia Drott was pushed from behind in the box, setting up a penalty kick. Sophomore, Matilda Ovenberger stepped up and converted as the Seahawks took a 1-0 lead.
  • The Seahawks extended their lead in the 60th minute when Ovenberger headed the ball into the back of the net off an assist by Maren Hellan.
  • Furthermore, Keiser University led and dominated the game in shots (45-0), shots on goal (12-0), corner kicks (7-1) while FNU goalkeeper Vanessa Osorio led in saves. She noted  incredible 10 saves in the game.

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE:

  • FNU record is now (3-6-1) on the season.
  • FNU recorded its fourth loss on the road this season.
  • Keiser out-shot FNU, 45-0.
  • Keiser is on 5 win streak.

WHAT’S NEXT

The Conquistadors will now face ASA College on Monday, October 7th  at 4:00 p.m. at Goodlet Park Soccer Field, In Hialeah, FL.

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Ruy Castelo Branco – FNU – Sports Information Director
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