Saint Louis 3, Evansville 1
Friday, September 15, 2017 | 7 p.m.
Arad McCutchan Stadium | Evansville, Indiana
• Alyssa Seitzer scored her third goal of the season in the 61st minute to break a 1-1 deadlock, and Saint Louis went on to register a 3-1 victory over Evansville Friday night at Arad McCutchan Stadium.
• Olivia Petit and Maddie Pokorny also hit the target for the Billikens (7-0-1), who extended the best start in program history.
• Evansville, which saw its two-game winning streak snapped, fell to 4-5.
Olivia Petit (Evie Lavelle), 20:43, SLU 1-0; Jayme-Lee Hunter (unassisted), 43:04, tied 1-1; Alyssa Seitzer (Evie Lavelle), 60:29, SLU 2-1; Maddie Pokorny (unassisted), 70:11, SLU 3-1.
• Evie Lavelle recorded the first two-assist game of her collegiate career, becoming the second Billiken this season (Alyssa Seitzer vs. Vanderbilt) to accomplish the feat.
• Maddie Pokorny’s goal was her team-leading fifth of the season. Olivia Petit turned in her fourth goal of the year.
• The Olivia Petit-Evie Lavelle pairing was the Billikens’ 15th different scoring combination on 17 assisted goals this season.
• Maddie Pokorny led all players with a career-high five shots on goal. Emma Farley tallied a career-high four total shots.
• Saint Louis dominated the statistics, earning healthy advantages in total shots (22-4), shots on goal (13-3) and corner kicks (11-1). The 13 shots on frame are a season high.
• SLU has outscored its first eight opponents 20-4.
• Alyssa Seitzer (12 points) and Maddie Pokorny (11 points) remain the Billikens’ top two scorers this season.
• Mary Niehaus, Alli Klug and Molly Ream played all 90 minutes.
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), Emma Farley (F).
SAINT LOUIS SUBSTITUTES
Jess Kopec, Lauren Tondl, Megan Nixon, Carli Bond, Annabelle Copeland, Karley Kucera, Haley Cox, Julia Peterson.
Saint Louis concludes the nonconference portion of its schedule Sunday, Sept. 17, at Murray State. Kickoff is slated for 2 p.m.