Eagles shut down on the road

Eagles shut down on the road
October 25, 2008

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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Benedictine's women's soccer team fell in a Northern Athletics Conference match at Lakeland College, 5-0, in Sheboygan, Wis. The loss left the Eagles' record at 5-10 overall and 4-7 in the NAC. The host Muskies out-shot BU by a 19-2 margin. Freshman Erica Wossner was credited with both of the Eagles' shot attempts. Junior goalkeeper Ashley Nielsen gave up three first half goals and two more in the second stanza. Nielsen also had four saves.


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.