CLEMSON, S.C. – The Clemson women’s soccer team was dominant offensively, outshooting Villanova 17-2 in the match and coming away with a 1-0 victory on First Friday night at Historic Riggs Field. With the win, the Tigers improved to 3-2, while the Wildcats slipped to 3-2.
HOW IT WAS DECIDEDIn the 68th minute, redshirt senior Miranda Weslake sent a long cross into the box from the left side. The Villanova keeper tried to stop it but could not, and after the ball deflected off the cross bar, sophomore Marianna Speckmaier was in the perfect position to head it into the net from close range.
UP NEXTThe Tigers travel to Spartanburg, S.C. on Sunday, Sept. 2 to take on the Wofford Terriers. The match is slated to start at 6 p.m.