Lady Monarchs Soccer Falls To No. 6 Clemson, 3-1

August 27, 2000
By ODU Athletics

Clemson, S.C. (Aug. 27) - The Old Dominion women's soccer team fell to sixth-ranked Clemson, 3-1, on Aug. 27. The loss drops ODU to 1-1on the season while Clemson improves to 2-0.

The Lady Monarchs made things interesting in the first half courtesy of Melanie McGovern (Somerdale, NJ), whose first goal of the season tied the game 1-1. Both teams went into the locker room tied at halftime, but Clemson would reclaim the lead for good at 58:46 in the second half. The Lady Tigers would add on one goal for insurance ten minutes later and hold on for the win. Clemson outshot ODU 28-5 and held a 4-0 advantage in corner kicks.

The Lady Monarch will try to rebound from the loss when they open at home on September 2, against Monmouth.

Scoring Summary
ODU  1-0 = 1
CU   1-2 = 3

CU- Nancy Augustyniak, 9:31 on a PK
ODU- Melanie McGovern from Maureen McGovern, 19:29
CU-  Tatum Clowney from Alison Mitchell and Deliah Arrington, 58:46
CU-  Lindsay Browne fromCindy Mullinix, 68:32

CU- 28

ODU - Tonya Dedmond, 6
CU - Katie Carson, 3

MORE IN Women's Soccer


Hind After Program's Best Season Since 2008 Comes to End
Women's Soccer: Charlotte Recap (Season Finale)
In Hindsight: Episode Eleven