Aug. 19, 2000

%^$COLUMBUS, Ohio-The Ohio State women’s soccer team defeated Butler 2-0 in a preseason%^$scrimmage at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium this afternoon.%^$

%^$Ohio State scored both goals in the second half of play. Emily Thorpe (Jr., Sycamore, Ohio/%^$Sycamore) led the offensive attack for the Buckeyes, scoring one goal and tallying four%^$shots. Courtney Nein (Jr., Middletown, Ohio/Middletown) put the Buckeyes on the board in%^$the 55th minute of play off a pass from teammate Lizzy Moore (So., Centerville, Ohio/%^$Centerville). Thorpe netted OSU’s second goal at 70:56.%^$

%^$The Buckeyes open their regular season at home, taking on Oakland at Jesse Owens%^$Memorial Stadium Fri., Aug. 25. Game time is scheduled for 5 p.m.%^$

%^$Match Summary%^$


1 2 F%^$Ohio State 0 2 2%^$Butler 0 0 0%^$

%^$1st Half – No scoring%^$

%^$2nd Half
%^$OSU- Courtney Nein (Lizzy Moore) – 54:01
%^$OSU- Emily Thorpe (unassisted) – 70:56%^$


%^$OSU – 4, Barnes (75:53)
%^$OSU- 0, Mitchell (14:47)
%^$ Butler- 6, Stauch (90:00)%^$