Fullerton, CA --- The Lady Mariners lost their road game on Thursday morning to Hope International University by a close score of 1-2.
The HIU Royals came out to a quick start by scoring off a shot in the lower right corner of the net at the 3:25 minute mark. The Mariners had chances of retaliation when Emily Atkinson (SO/Torrance, CA) offered two shots on goal that forced the Royals' keeper to make the saves.
The Mariners would eventually get the equalizer when a foul by the Royals led to a scoring opportunity that MCU's Natasha Ortiz (JR/Whittier, CA) capitalized on in the 33rd minute.
The score would remain tied throughout the remainder of the match until the Royals found the top of the net, and scored the final goal of the game at the 80:23 minute mark.
The Mariners will face their next opponent on Saturday, September 2nd at 4:00pm at Vanguard University. To view the full schedule, please click here
|Marymount (CA) (0-2-1)||1||0||1|
|Hope International University (3-0-1)||1||1||2|
|1||03:25||Daisy Gallegos (Hope International University)|
|1||33:59||Natasha Ortiz (Marymount (CA))|
|2||80:23||Jazzmyn Esquivel (Hope International University)|
|Marymount (CA)||Indv. Leaders||Hope International University|
|#9 Natasha Ortiz - 1||Goals||2 Players (#9,#13) - 1|
|None||Assists||4 Players - 1|
|#4 Emily Atkinson - 4||Shots||#2 Jade Perez - 3|
|#00 Luz Lopez - 4||Saves||#1 Casey Pulido - 4|
|Marymount (CA)||Team Statistics||Hope International University|
|8 (5)||Shots (on goal)||14 (6)|