Girls Varsity Soccer
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- May 1, 2021
- EAGLES: 2
OKEMOS HIGH SCHOOL: 2
The Girls Varsity team traveled to Okemos on Saturday morning to take on the Chiefs in a non-conference match-up. The teams played pretty evenly in the first half, both having opportunities to score but being unable to capitalize and resulting in a 0-0 deadlock at halftime.
The Eagles started off the second half quite differently. A couple of minutes in, Senior Captain Maria Riggio scored on an assist from fellow Captain Makayla Belanger. Moments later, Belanger scored her own and first of the season, on an assist from Junior Lexi Morrison. Okemos answered back rather quickly, making it 2-1 and with time running out, the Chiefs gained an advantage on a foul-call and evened it up at 2-2 as time ran out.
The Eagles led the Chiefs in shots on goal 8-5 and earned 4 corner kicks to Okemos' 0. Senior Alicia Horecki had 3 saves in Goal for the Eagles.
Eisenhower hosts Ford II on Monday at Swinehart field, in an important MAC Red match-up. Kickoff is at 6pm.