Women's Soccer Drops 4-1 Decision at VCU

October 21, 2011
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 21, 2011

Final Stats

RICHMOND, Va. - Cristin Granados scored twice for VCU as the Rams defeated Old Dominion University women's soccer 4-1 Friday night in Richmond.

VCU (6-7-4, 4-2-3) scored just over a minute into the game on a Molly Allen goal that just made it inside the left post to give VCU a 1-0 advantage.

The score remained 1-0 until the 65th minute when Granados scored off a cross from Allen for the 2-0 VCU lead.

In the 69th minute Maren Johansen corralled a shot that was saved by Laura Bush and knocked in a shot off an ODU defender to give the Rams a 3-0 lead.

Granados made it 4-0 on off a free kick in the 78th minute.

Old Dominion (6-9-2, 3-5-1) got on the board in the 87th minute when Rachael Carroll sent a through ball into the box to Victoria Johnson who fired a shot past the VCU keeper from 10 yards out.

VCU outshot the Lady Monarchs 13-10. Granados and Johnson had three shots apiece while Carroll and Johnson had three each for ODU while Jocelyn Weidner had two.

Brianna Alvarado and Bush each made a save for ODU while Kristin Carden made two saves for VCU.

ODU travels to James Madison on Sunday at 1 p.m. for its road finale.