No. 4 USC Tops Sun Devil Soccer 1-0
Nov. 4, 2007
LOS ANGELES - The Arizona State women's soccer team was shutout by No. 4 USC Sunday at McAlister Field in Los Angeles. The Sun Devils are now 3-4-1 in Pac-10 play and 9-9-1 on the season. The Trojans improve to 5-1-1 in conference play and 13-2-2 overall.
In front of a crowd of 601, the Trojans scored early as red-shirt sophomore forward Marihelen Tomer fired a shot from the right side that crossed the goal and found the back of the net for the game-winning goal. The score was Tomer's third goal of the season.
The loss to USC marked the third time this season that ASU has been defeated by a top 5 opponent by the score of 1-0.
ASU did not attempt a corner kick in the match for the first time this season.
The Sun Devils were out shot 12-6 by the Trojans. ASU junior forward Carla Scanniello recorded a team-high two shots on Sunday.
Sophomore goalkeeper Briana Silvestri had one save in the loss for the Sun Devils.
ASU closes out the Pac-10 season at intrastate rival Arizona on Friday, Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. MT. from Murphey Field at Mulcahy Soccer Stadium in Tucson, Ariz.