Liberty Falls to FGCU on Senior Day
Liberty honored its eight seniors, Sunday afternoon at Osborne Stadium, as Liberty faced FGCU. The Lady Flames battled the Eagles all day but was unable to score, falling to FGCU 1-0. Liberty is now 10-6-1 this season and 5-3 in conference while FGCU improves to 9-7 and 6-2 in the ASUN.
71’ – FGCU – Malaya Melancon (Unassisted)
Both teams went back-and-forth in a physical match, that saw 18 fouls committed. As both teams were struggling to get a shot on goal, FGCU was able to take the 1-0 lead, midway through the 2nd half. Liberty was able to get just six shots throughout the game, including two on goal.
Key Stats & Notes
- Randi Palacios recorded three saves.
- Liberty had six corner kicks, while FGCU attempted one.
- Liberty had six different players attempt a shot.
- Liberty started eight seniors.
Liberty will conclude the regular season on Saturday, Oct. 23, when Liberty travels to Georgia, to face Kennesaw State. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. and can be seen on ESPN+.