RAMS DROP ROAD CONTEST TO LOCK HAVEN, 1-0

Final Score: Lock Haven 1, VCU 0
Location: Lock Haven, Pa.
Records: VCU (5-6, 3-2 A-10), Lock Haven (6-6, 4-1 A-10)

The Short Story: VCU had a majority of the opportunities on the afternoon with a 5-2 shots on goal margin but a lone second quarter goal gave Lock Haven the win.

QUICK FACTS

  • Maite Sturm tied for the team-high with three shots and tied for the game-high two shots on goal.
  • Janne Wetzel also recorded three shots with one on target.
  • Svea Sturm also had two shots on goal and Litiana Field recorded VCU's other shot attempt.
  • VCU outshot Lock Haven 9-8 overall with the 5-2 advantage in shots on goal.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • After a defensive battle in the first quarter, Lock Haven struck first with a 21st minute goal from Kayla Brathwaite as VCU trailed 1-0.
  • VCU had two shot attempts in the second quarter but a shot from Wetzel went wide and the other effort from Field was blocked.
  • Svea Sturm forced a save from the Bald Eagles in the 37th minute and Wetzel had two efforts saved in the 41st minute.
  • The Rams last opportunity came as Maite Sturm's shot was saved by defender Karina Long.

WHAT'S NEXT
VCU faces American at noon on Oct. 13.