#19 Women's Soccer Blanks St. Thomas in Friday SCAC Action

#19 Women's Soccer Blanks St. Thomas in Friday SCAC Action

San Antonio – Trinity's 19th-ranked women's soccer team kicked off a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference weekend at home by defeating the University of St. Thomas (TX) 3-0 on Friday night.

MATCH SUMMARY

The Tigers got on the board less than three minutes into the game, as Camryn Beall knocked in the eventual game-winner from the top of the 18-yard box.

In the 30th minute, Trinity went up 2-0 after Abby Blackwood scored after Nyah Shepherd's corner kick came to the near post and was redirected into the net.

Anna-Kate Coker headed in a deep cross from Kristen Coniglione in the final moments of the game to seal the win.

The Tigers out-shot St. Thomas 26-1 in the game, which included 12 on-target shots among 19 total in the second half.

 

NOTABLES

Trinity improves to 8-2-0 overall and 2-0-0 in SCAC play with the win, which was also the first meeting against St. Thomas. The Celts fall to 4-4-1 overall and 1-1-0 in conference with the loss.

Camryn Beall tied for the team lead with her fourth goal of the 2019 campaign, which was also her first game-winning goal of the season.

Nyah Shepherd picked up her sixth assists of the season, which makes her the Tiger leader in that category.

Abby Blackwood and Anna-Kate Coker both scored their second goals of the season, while Kristen Conglione picked up her second assist of the year.

Alex Walsh notched her first assist of the season on Beall's game-winner early on in the game.

Goalkeeper Paige Wallace recorded her third shutout of the season in the win, recording a save on the only shot allowed by St. Thomas in the game.

 

UP NEXT

The Tigers will host Centenary (LA) College on Sunday, October 13, at 12:00 p.m. to close out the SCAC weekend.