Soccer Lady Bucs fall in debut to Morgantown

MORGANTOWN – For one half, the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc soccer team battled Morgantown on almost even terms in the season opener for both teams, but Morgantown dominated the second half en route to a 7-0 victory.

The Lady Bucs trailed at the half by just a 1-0 score.

Gracie Brown, Lillian Staples and Ariana Borneo each had two goals for Morgantown while Ashleigh Weaver had one.

Morgantown outshot the Lady Bucs by a 14-3 margin and the Mohigans owned a 7-1 advantage in corner kicks.

B-U keeper Kyndal Davis made seven saves for Buckhannon-Upshur while Camdyn Smith stopped three shots for Morgantown.

The Lady Bucs will return to action Saturday hosting Parkersburg at 11 a.m.

The boxscore:

Buckhannon-Upshur 0  0 – 0

Morgantown 1  6 – 7

Goals – Buckhannon-Upshur: None. Morgantown: Gracie Brown 2; Lillian Staples 2; Ariana Borneo 2; Ashleigh Weaver 1.

Assists – Buckhannon-Upshur: None; Morgantown: Ashleigh Weaver 1; Gracie Brown 1; Cloe Ratliff. 1.

Shots-on-goal – Buckhannon-Upshur: 3; Morgantown: 14.

Corner kicks – Buckhannon-Upshur: 1; Morgantown: 7.

Saves – Buckhannon-Upshur: Kyndal Davis 7; Morgantown: Camdyn Smith 3.

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