September 10, 2013

Women's Soccer Report (Week 2) - Spartans Set School Record During 3-0 Week

GREENWOOD, IN - The Manchester University women's soccer team set a new school record for goals in a single game last week as the Spartans finished with a 3-0 record.  The Spartans (3-1-1, 0-0 HCAC) beat Trine, Kentucky Christian, and Muskingum, scoring a new school record 10 goals against KCU.

Junior forward Katelyn Barta (Griffith, Ind./H.S.) ended the week with five goals and four assists to lead the black and gold.

Barta scored two goals, including the game-winning goals, in both matches against Trine and Kentucky Christian and added another goal and an assist in a win over previously unbeaten Muskingum. 

In the 10-0 win over KCU, Barta totaled seven points with two goals and three assists.

Manchester will travel to Goshen Wednesday and play host to Thomas More Sunday.

In other action...

Hanover moved to 4-0 on the season with a pair of 2-1 home wins over regionally ranked Wittenberg and Otterbein.  Hanover is currently ranked No. 3 in the latest NSCAA/Adidas Great Lakes Regional Rankings.  The Panthers will travel to Centre and Spalding this week.

Transylvania University improved to 2-1 on the young season, defeating Covenant and Kenyon in Lexington over the weekend. Senior Abby Felthaus (Florence, Ky./St. Henry) scored a goal with two assists in a 3-0 shutout win over Covenant and added the game's only goal in a 1-0 win over Kenyon.  This Pioneers enter the NSCAA/Adidas Great Lakes Regional Rankings at No. 9 this week.

For a complete recap of Week 2 in HCAC Women's Soccer, click here