Pioneers Lose WIAC Opener to UW-Stevens Point, 7-1
|Wis.-Stevens Point (5-1)||4||3||7|
|1st - 4:08||Angela Gallow (Wis.-Stevens Point)|
|1st - 8:55||Corey Reid (Wis.-Stevens Point)|
|1st - 9:57||Sammy Greer (Wis.-Stevens Point)|
|1st - 24:02||Emily Dietrich (Wis.-Stevens Point)|
|2nd - 45:50||Sarah Meylor (Wis.-Stevens Point)|
|2nd - 57:46||Sammy Greer (Wis.-Stevens Point)|
|2nd - 64:50||Hannah Burt (Wis.-Stevens Point)|
|2nd - 83:09||Katie Viney (Wis.-Platteville)|
Katie Viney - 1
A: Anna Strasser - 1
Sh: 2 Players (#16, #20 - 2)
Sv: Jade Jandt - 7
Sammy Greer - 2
A: 2 Players (#6, #9 - 1)
Sh: 2 Players (#13, #20 - 4)
Sv: Kristen Churkey - 3
|TEAM STATISTICS||Wis.-Platteville||Wis.-Stevens Point|
|Shots (on goal)||7 (4)||25 (14)|
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville women's soccer team dropped a 7-1 decision to host UW-Stevens Point on Saturday afternoon.
The Pioneers (2-4) fell behind early as the host Pointers scored four times in the first half en route to a 4-0 halftime lead. UW-Stevens Point (5-1) scored three more times in the second half before UW-Platteville ended the shutout bid in the 83rd minute.
Trailing 7-0 in the 83rd minute, Pioneers' sophomore Katie Viney scored her first goal of the season. In the loss, UW-Platteville was outshot by a 25 to 7 margin and goalkeeper Jade Jandt made seven saves.
The Pioneers will return to action on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. when they travel to UW-La Crosse.