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    Liberty Completes Road Trip Sweep with a Win Over Kennesaw State

    Sep 25, 2022 | Kennesaw Ga | Women's Soccer

    Liberty completed its first ASUN road trip of the season with a 2-0 win over Kennesaw State. Liberty improves to 7-3-1 overall and 3-0-1 in the ASUN Conference and remains atop of the conference standings while Kennesaw State drops to 3-6-2 overall and 1-1-1 in conference.

    Scoring Summary

    27’ – LIBERTY – Bridie Herman (Assist by Grace Spade)

    85’ – LIBERTY – Halle Engle (Assist by Ivy Garner)

    Turning Point

    From start-to-finish, Liberty’s offensive attack was exceptional, outshooting Kennesaw State 31-7. Liberty’s Meredith King applied pressure on Kennesaw State’s backline all day, attempting nine shots. In the 27th minute Bridie Herman would give Liberty the 1-0 lead and the Lady Flames would never relinquish the lead to come away with the victory. Halle Engle would seal the win for Liberty in the 85th minute with her first collegiate goal. Liberty’s backline was exceptional, allowing just one shot on goal.

    Key Stats & Notes

    • Bridie Herman scored her second goal of the season and her sixth point of the season.
    • Grace Spade recorded her third assist of the season and seventh point of the season.
    • Ainsley Leja recorded her seventh shutout of the season.
    • Leja recorded one save.
    • Liberty outshot Kennesaw State 31-7
    • Meredith King attempted a game-high nine shots.
    • Eleven different players attempted a shot for Liberty.

    Thoughts from Head Coach Lang Wedemeyer

    “I thought this was probably our most complete game so far from attacking and defending. We still need to learn to put teams away, but two good road wins.”

    Up Next

    Liberty will return home to face Central Arkansas on Thursday, Sept. 29, at Osborne Stadium. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. and can be seen on ESPN+.