BEREA,Ohio—The Baldwin Wallace University women's soccer team defeated Grove City (Pa.) College, 2-0, in its non-conference finale on Tressel Field inside George Finnie Stadium.
The Yellow Jackets (6-3-2) scored the only goal of the first half at the 52 second mark when sophomore defender Lauren Haynam (Minerva) headed the ball past the Grove City (5-4-1) goalkeeper for her first goal of the year. Sophomore forward Courtney Schutz (Mentor) set the goal up with a flawless corner kick.
BW put the game out of reach when freshman forward Rachel Bender (Massillon/Jackson) scored her fourth goal of the season in the 82nd minute.
Senior All Ohio Athletic Conference and All OAC Academic goalkeeper Emily Tallmadge (Fairview, Pa.) earned her third shutout of the year.
The Yellow Jackets have their first Ohio Athletic Conference game on Saturday, October 3 when they host Muskingum University, in the first game of a women's and men's soccer doubleheader, on Tressel Field inside George Finnie Stadium at 1 p.m.