October 24, 2009

Auggies defeat Pipers in women's soccer

To hear head coach Ted Zingman discuss the game and his four graduating seniors, click here. 

Prior to the start of today's game, the Pipers recognized four seniors - Lindsey Anderson (Cottage Grove, Minn.), Haley Leverington (Saint Paul, Minn.), Lizzie Steinert (Skokie, Ill.), and Kelly Kunowski (Milwaukee, Wis.).

 The Auggies scored four first-half goals to take a 4-0 lead in the opening 45 minutes. They tallied scores at 11:52 from Whitney Holman, at 15:18 from Bri Dorale, 6:15 from Lisa Weniger, and then Holman's second of the game at 39:50.

Holman's first goal came as she took a corner kick for Augsburg and it deflected off of a defender in the box. Her second tally was on a direct kick following a Piper penalty.

Augsburg's Kelsey Sorensen added a pair of goals in the second half at 78:42 and 79:39. 

With the conference loss, the Pipers move to 3-12-1, 0-8-1 MIAC. The Auggies are now 5-6-5, 2-5-2 MIAC. Hamline hosts Gustavus Adolphus on Wednesday, October 28, at 3:30 p.m. in their last home game of 2009.