Phoenix Women's Soccer Dealt 2-1 Setback

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
Release: August 25, 2012
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Sophomore Katy Pilarzyk recorded four saves Saturday night.

By: Andrew Gavin (@GBGavin)

FORT MYERS, Fla. ( - Freshman Sydney Born (Edina, Minn.) scored her first collegiate goal on Saturday night in the Embassy Suites Classic in Fort Myers, Fla., but Green Bay (0-3) dropped its final game of the tournament 2-1 to Florida Atlantic (1-2) in non-conference women's soccer action.

Unlike in Friday night's 2-1 loss when Green Bay found the net first against tournament host Florida Gulf Coast, the Phoenix fell behind early on Saturday when Ellie Smith scored a goal in the 27th minute. The Owls got an insurance goal in the 63rd minute from Claire Emslie to take a 2-0 lead in the second half.

Born put the Phoenix on the board with her first collegiate goal in the 87th minute, finding the back of the net with a shot past FAU keeper Ashley Lantes.

Sophomore keeper Katy Pilarzyk (Madison, Wis.) made four saves in goal for the Phoenix.

Senior Megan Braatz (Waukesha, Wis.) scored the Phoenix goal on Friday night and was named to the Embassy Suites Classic All-Tournament Team.

Green Bay will head to another tournament next weekend, playing Northern Iowa and UM-Kansas City at the SIU Edwardsville Tournament. The Phoenix will play UNI at 5 p.m. on Friday and UMKC on Sunday at 12 p.m.


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Wednesday, August 10
Women's Soccer 
vs. Viterbo (Exhibition)
6:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Sunday , August 14
Women's Soccer 
vs. Cardinal Stritch (Exhibition)
6:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Friday , August 19
Women's Soccer 
vs. Loyola
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Sunday , August 21
Women's Soccer 
vs. Akron
12:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Thursday , August 25
Women's Soccer 
vs. Southeast Missouri
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Sunday , August 28
Women's Soccer 
vs. Air Force
2:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Friday , September 02
Women's Soccer 
vs. Eastern Michigan
4:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Sunday , September 04
Women's Soccer 
at Illinois State
1:00 PM
Normal, Ill.
Sunday , September 11
Women's Soccer 
vs. South Dakota State
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Friday , September 16
Women's Soccer 
vs. Northern Kentucky
6:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
Saturday , September 24
Women's Soccer 
at Wright State
6:00 PM
Dayton, Ohio



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