Lipscomb ties with Liberty to remain atop the ASUN’s northern division

Coming into Thursday night, Lipscomb was undefeated in convention perform this season. They remain undefeated just after 110 minutes of challenging-fought soccer that finished in a – draw from the Liberty Flames. 

Lipscomb leads their aspect of the conference in plans scored at 10 and options an all-star roster, such as reigning ASUN player of the week sophomore midfielder Kelli Beiler, but on the other facet of the pitch, Liberty prospects the conference in plans authorized.

Early in the sport, it seemed that Liberty’s defense experienced met their match as a number of promising crosses entered the box from the Lipscomb assault. But when faced with the 50-50 balls within their have 18 Liberty observed a way to win these matchups and crystal clear the ball. 

Even so, a handball in the 1st half pretty much altered the dynamic of the video game, as Lipscomb acquired a set-piece just outdoors the box that was beautifully positioned by sophomore striker Molly Grant into the higher right corner of the net, but was even additional skillfully saved by sophomore goalkeeper Melody Jayroe.

Jayroe proved to be a thorn in the Bisons’ sides as she preserved a clear slate inspite of various promising makes an attempt from Lipscomb. 

In the other internet, freshman goalkeeper CJ Graham obtained her initially convention start out for the Bisons and did so masterfully, even even though battling the 20 mph gusts. 

With the impeccable goalie prowess, the match remained scoreless forcing two golden target time beyond regulation periods, where by the engage in of both goalies continued to impress regardless of the physical and aggressive engage in of both of those offenses. 

With the tie, Lipscomb moves to 2–1 and Liberty moves to 2-1-1, providing Lipscomb the slight benefit halfway via the convention slate. 

The Woman Bisons travel to Louisville subsequent to participate in ASUN newcomer Bellarmine in a Sunday matinee matchup.

Image by Riley Hoag.