DU Women's Soccer Falls to Saint Louis, 1-0

ST. LOUIS - Lauren Olson's penalty kick in the 87th minute was the only scoring in the Duquesne women's soccer team's Atlantic 10 Conference opener Friday night against Saint Louis.

Box Score

DU outshot Saint Louis, 10-8, including 8-1 in the second half. The only shot on goal for the Billikens was Olson's goal. Brooke Nettuno's three shots was team-high for the Dukes. SLU is now 5-1-3.

"I am very pleased with our performance," said head coach Tim Zundel. "We had a game-plan, stuck to it and played one of the top teams in the conference on the road hard. The team definitely stepped up to the challenge tonight."

The Dukes (2-3-2, 0-1) will face Rhode Island Sunday afternoon. Kickoff at Rooney Field is at 1:00 p.m.

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