|Hatters Fall in Regular Season Finale at FGCU|
Alexis Hermosa scored her first career goal at FGCU.
Courtesy: Stetson University
Fort Myers, Fla. – Freshman defender Alexis Hermosa (
Stetson will now head into this week’s Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament as the #6 seed and take on #3
It was an evenly played game in the first half with the Eagles holding a 3-2 advantage in shots. The last of the shots found it way into the Stetson goal at 42:59 and gave FGCU the momentum it needed heading into the break.
Stetson was able to control play in the second half in terms of keeping the ball in the FGCU end of the field yet allowed a second score at 70:01 and a 2-0 lead for the Eagles.
The Hatters pressed into the offensive end of the field looking for a late come back and picked up a goal at 85:36 when the A-Sun’s leading scorer Tessa Gavilsky (
The play was a set piece down the left flank. Bethany Kiedis (
Although they continued forward, the Hatters were not able to come up with an equalizer in the remaining four minutes.
“It was unfortunate that we were not able to get the momentum we were looking for heading into the tournament,” said Stetson Head Coach Julie Orlowski. “But, we are looking forward to our first round game with
“Heather (Berg) played a great game in her hometown, and Elise Ketcham was our player of the game. She came forward into the attack from the right back to set up several scoring opportunities and had a fantastic game,” added Orlowski.
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