Women's Soccer Falls to Tennessee Tech, 1-0

Friday, August 31, 2001

Cookeville, Tenn. - East Tennessee State falls in season-opener to Tennessee Tech, 0-1, Friday afternoon in the opening round of the Country Inn & Suites Invitational. Tennessee Tech Freshman Alicia Burt scored the game's only goal in the 71st minute of play in a hard rain, keeping the Golden Eagles unbeaten on their home field at 9-0 over two seasons. The Buccaneers (0-1) will face Northwestern State in the consolation match Sunday at 11 a.m. Burt took a header from Robyn Vince at the edge of the six-yard box and one-hopped it past diving ETSU goalkeeper Heather Sanden. Tech freshman Carly King played the entire match in goal, facing three shots and making one save. Tech outshot ETSU 36-3 in the match, with Cheryl Bjorgan leading the effort with nine shots. Vince had seven shots. Burt had entered the match less than a minute before scoring the game-winner, the first goal of her career. Scoring East Tennessee 0 0 -- 0 Tennessee Tech 0 1 -- 1 Scoring Summary TTU - Alicia Burt (Robyn Vince), 71:01 Shots: TTU - 36; ET - 3 Goalkeeper Saves: TTU 1 (Carly King - 1); ETSU 17 (Heather Sanden - 17) Fouls: TTU 7; ETSU 14 Corner Kicks: TTU 8; ETSU 2 Records: TTU 1-0; ETSU 0-1
Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
WTEN ETSU Results
Sep 13 Elon Fall Invitational
WGOLF Mary Fossum Invitational East Lansing, Mich.
Sep 13 7th of 15
MTEN ETSU Results
Sep 13 Southern Intercollegiate Invitational
VB ETSU 1 Nashville, Tenn.
Sep 13 Lipscomb University 3
VB ETSU 3 Nashville, Tenn.
Sep 13 Georgia Tech 2
MSOC ETSU 0 F
Sep 13 Kentucky 2
WTEN ETSU Results
Sep 14 Elon Fall Invitational
MTEN ETSU Results
Sep 14 Southern Intercollegiate Invitational
WSOC ETSU 4 F 2OT
Sep 14 Howard 3
FB ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 15 First official practice
VB ETSU 1 Nashville, Tenn.
Sep 16 Tennessee State 3
MSOC FIU 1 F
Sep 16 ETSU 2
SB Milligan Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 18, 5:00 p.m. ETSU
SB Milligan Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 18, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MTEN ETSU Results
Sep 19, 7:00 p.m. UVa Ranked Plus One Invitational
MCC Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational Blacksburg, Va.
Sep 19 3 of 8
WCC Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational Blacksburg, Va.
Sep 19 5 of 7
WTEN ETSU Results
Sep 19 USC Upstate Fall Classic