EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - After picking up its first win of the season the Green Bay (1-4-0) women's soccer team fell 2-0 to UM-Kansas City in the final game of the SIUE Classic Sunday, Sept. 1. The Phoenix outshot UMKC 9-7 in the contest but UMKC's Taylor Bare scored both of her team's goals for the 2-0 win.
In the 39th minute, Bare beat charging goalkeeper Katy Pilarzyk (Madison, Wis.) for the 1-0 lead. Bare scored the security goal of the contest in the 54th minute to seal the win form UMKC.
Green Bay Sophomore Chandra Eigenberger (Green Bay, Wis.) led all players with four shots in the game while senior Megan Braatz added two. Justy Linton (Winnipeg, Manitoba), Chanel Aries (Calgary, Alberta) and Hekla Palmadottir (Akranes, Ireland) each added a shot in the contest for the Phoenix.
Pilarzyk registered one save in the contest while both teams had five corner kick opportunities.BACK HOME AGAIN: Green Bay will return home for the first time since the season opener, hosting Michigan Tech next Friday, Sept. 7 at 7 p.m.
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