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Women’s Soccer Falls to Top-Ranked Chicago

Women’s Soccer Falls to Top-Ranked Chicago

CHICAGO, Ill. - The Illinois Tech women's soccer team hosted the top-ranked team in all of NCAA Division III, University of Chicago, on Thursday night at Stuart Field. The Maroons impressed, controlling possession to defeat the Scarlet Hawks 8-0.

How it Happened

  • Chicago dominated possession early and it paid off with two early goals, scoring on a penalty kick and a corner kick to take a 2-0 early late.
  • Tech had a great chance mid-first half as Julia Taliana and Katie Hoefgen created a breakaway. Hoefgen left the shot just high.
  • The Maroons tacked on twice more before halftime to bring the score to 4-0 heading into intermission.
  • Chicago was relentless on offense in the second half, tallying four more time while turning away a few quality Tech chances.

Stats to Know

  • Chicago outshot Tech 45-2 for the match.
  • Fouls were in favor of Chicago (15-6).
  • Tech was held without a corner kick.
  • Women's Soccer is now 6-10-1 on the season.

Up Next

  • Tech hosts Finlandia University on Saturday at 3:00 p.m. in the last home match of the season. Live audio, video, and stats will be available. The live audio will be powered by Illinois Media School.