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Muskies Sink Regents

Erin DiSanti
Erin DiSanti

PLYMOUTH, Wis. - The Rockford University women's soccer team (1-2-0) fell 9-1 on the road Friday night to the Lakeland University Muskies (2-1-1). The Regents fell behind 5-0 in the first half and were simply unable to recover. The Muskies would add two more goals midway through the second half to take a 7-0 lead before Rockford found the back of the net in the 75th minute. Unfortunately it was not enough, as Lakeland scored twice more in the closing moments for the 9-1 win.

 

  • Lakeland broke the scoreless tie at the 14:48 mark when Amanda Buckler found the back of the net.
  • The Muskies would add two more goals over the next four minutes to take a quick 3-0 lead. 
  • Lakeland continued to build upon its lead for the remainder of the first half and into the second, as the Muskies jumped in front 7-0. 
  • Rockford continued to fight and claw and would eventually find the back of the net in the 75th minute. Senior Erin DiSanti (Rockford, Ill.) scored her team-leading fourth goal of the season to make it a 7-1 game.
  • Unfortunately it was not enough as the Muskies tacked on two more goals en route to the 9-1 win.

 

  • Erin DiSanti needed just one shot to score her fourth goal of the season. She appears to be on pace for a stellar year, as she has already tied her goal total for all of last season.
  • Alexis Keener (Bourbonnais, Ill.) was the other Regent to record a shot on goal in the match.

 

The RU women's soccer team hits the road for the fourth straight time this year on Sunday, September 9 with a trip to Illinois College. The match has a scheduled start time of 1:00 PM.