GAME DETAILS

Saint Louis 3, Miami (Ohio) 0

Friday, August 18, 2017 | 7 p.m.

Robert R. Hermann Stadium | St. Louis, Missouri

 

THE BASICS

• Evie Lavelle registered a goal and an assist, and Saint Louis out-shot Miami (Ohio) 24-2 in the Billikens’ 3-0 victory over the RedHawks Friday night at Robert R. Hermann Stadium.

In addition to being the season-opening game for both teams, it was the first women’s soccer meeting between SLU and Miami

SCORING SUMMARY

Alyssa Seitzer (Evie Lavelle), 7:43, SLU 1-0; Evie Lavelle (Brionna Halverson), 11:00, SLU 2-0; Olivia Petit (unassisted), 38:28, SLU 3-0.

BILLIKEN NOTABLES

Saint Louis improved to 14-7-1 in season openers overall and 19-3 in home openers. The Billikens have captured three straight season debuts and five consecutive home openers.

Twelve different Billikens tallied at least one shot, led by Olivia Petit’s four (two on goal). Emma Farley fired three shots (all on goal), and Alyssa Seitzer also recorded three shots.

Olivia Silverman played the final 27:52 in goal and made two saves. Starting goalkeeper Mary Niehaus did not face a shot.

SLU took 13 corner kicks to Miami’s four.

SAINT LOUIS STARTERS

Mary Niehaus (G), Alli Klug (D), Molly Ream (D), Brionna Halverson (D), Isabella Palazzolo (D), Maddie Pokorny (M), Courtney Reimer (M), Alyssa Seitzer (M), Evie Lavelle (M), Olivia Petit (M), Lindsay Sands (F).

 

SAINT LOUIS SUBSTITUTES

Emma Farley, Lauren Tondl, Megan Nixon, Sydney Walker, Olivia Silverman, Annabelle Copeland, Karley Kucera, Haley Cox, Julia Peterson.

 

UP NEXT

The Billikens host Vanderbilt Sunday, Aug. 20, at 1 p.m. The Commodores defeated Tennessee Tech 1-0 in overtime Friday night in their season opener.