Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer Falls in Opener at No. 19 North Georgia, 2-0

Women's Soccer Falls in Opener at No. 19 North Georgia, 2-0

DAHLONEGA, Ga. --- The Lees-McRae women's soccer team dropped their season opener to No. 19 North Georgia, 2-0, in nonconference action Thursday evening in Dahlonega, Ga.

The Nighthawks (1-0) held a 26-1 advantage in shots while scoring a pair of second half goals. The Bobcats (0-1) saw goalie Alexis Feely (Raleigh, N.C.) make 12 saves.

UNG's Rachel VanHorn broke a scoreless tie in the 46th minute when Jacy Ramey delivered a through ball for the first goal of the contest.

Ramey scored at the 70:30 mark when she outraced the LMC defense on a counter attack.

LMC's lone shot came off the foot of Emma McGovern (Lexington, N.C.) in the first half.

The Bobcats visit Carson-Newman Saturday, Sep. 3 at 5 p.m. in Jefferson City, Tenn.

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