Women's soccer notches third-straight win

Women's soccer notches third-straight win
September 29, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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Benedictine's women's soccer team dominated versus Franklin College, despite only having a 1-0 victory margin to show for it. It was the third-consecutive win for the Eagles. Benedictine out-shot the Grizzlies by a 37-to-1 margin in the match and played most of the contest on Franklin's side of the field. Junior speedster Kimyenna Abron tallied the Eagles' lone goal at the 40:05 mark of the match. Sophomore Lauren Omsberg assisted on what would be the match-winning goal. Frankllin goalkeeper Haley Wise was peppered by the Benedictine attack. Wise had 19 saves to keep the score close for her team.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.