Oct 06, 2017
By Genesis Leggett, Sports Information Assistant
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Aly Hoyt, Molly Litten and Rachel Giampapa all found the back of the net for the Lynx, as the Berry College women’s soccer team fell to Rhode’s College 3-0 in their third Southern Athletic Association matchup on Friday afternoon.
The Lynx’s Giampapa started off strong, scoring the first goal in the sixth minute. Hoyt then added a goal in the 50th minute, followed by Litten in the 88th minute to ensure Rhodes’ 3-0 victory. Although the Vikings led the game in saves (7-3), the Lynx outshot the Vikings (20-4) in the contest and led the game in corner kicks (9-3) as well.
BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Samantha Schoppy: 2 SH, 2 SOG
- Blair Painter: SH, SOG
- Kaitlin Ramsey: SH
RHODES STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Hoyt: G, SH, SOG, A
- Litten: G, SH, SOG
- Giampapa: G, SH, 2 SOG
- With the loss, Berry falls to 1-6-1 overall on the year, as well as 0-3 in the SAA.
- Rhodes improves to 6-4-1 overall and 2-1 in the SAA.
The Vikings will travel to Conway, Ark., for their next conference matchup against the Hendrix Warriors on Sunday, Oct. 8th at 11:00 a.m.