Saturday, September 5, 2015
Field Hockey wins -- Volleyball and Soccer fall on Friday -- Saturday Cardinal Couple
STRATTON SENDS THE SOLE GOAL IN 1-0 WIN OVER CAL BEARS.
Senior Vic Stratton sent a penalty corner shot into the goal 10 minutes into the second half to give Field Hockey a 1-0 win against the California Bears yesterday in Davis, CA.
The Cards outshot Cal 11-4 and held a 7-3 advantage in penalty corners. For UofL goalie Ayeisha "Mac" McFerrin -- her second shut out performance in a row.
The stick swingers held back into action Sunday when they'll face tournament host UC Davis.
SOCCER FALLS AT UK 1-0
Tough loss for women's soccer at UK in a game that was delayed over an hour by weather conditions. Paige Brown takes the loss in between the pipes...UK scoring in the 58th minute.
Louisville held a 10-9 shot advantage and 6-3 edge on corners kicks. The Cats improve to 4-1 with the win and Louisville drops to 1-2-1.
MINNESOTA DEFEATS UofL VOLLEYBALL IN FIVE SETS
The Cards falling to the Gophers in the final 13-15 after leading by 4..
Cards started well with a 25-23 first game win...only to see the Gophers rock the 14-15 in the second game. Louisville fell in game three as well 20-25 to put them in a do-or die situation in the fourth.
Louisville responded with an exciting 28-26 win and jumped out to a 9-5 leadv in the fifth before the Gophers used size and height to take the match.
Erin Fairs with 22 kills for the Cards who face Wisconsin today.