BURLINGTON, Vt. - The University of New Hampshire women's soccer team dropped a 3-0 decision to the University of Indiana in second-round action at the Vermont Soccer Classic. The loss drops the Wildcats to 1-2-0 on the season, while the Hoosiers improve to 3-0.
Indiana scored just 2:55 into the match when junior Kelly Kram (Chesterfield, Md.) headed in a long ball from Shelly Gruszka (St. Louis, Mo.) to make it 1-0. Kram would score again in the 28th minute to give IU a 2-0 halftime lead.
Senior Kendal Willis (Ann Arbor, Mich.) would net the third goal for the Hoosiers at 68:10. UNH had several good scoring opportunities down the stretch but were unable to capitalize.
Indiana owned a 22-4 shot advantage for the game. Christine Heubi (Cincinnati, Ind.) and Shaunna Daugherty (Aurora, Ill.) combined on the shutout for the Hoosiers. Senior Stephanie Springer (Solana Beach, Calif.) made three saves in the first half before giving way to sophomore Kristen Ouellette (Weatogue, Conn.). Ouellette made two saves.
Junior Meghan Foley (Marlborough, Conn.) was named to the All-Tournament team.
UNH returns home to face the Crusaders of Holy Cross College this Wednesday (September 6). Game time at Lewis Field is 3:30 p.m.