By Danielle Daniels
Thu, Aug 24
Ohio State heads to Montana for a match on Sunday evening
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Junior defender Sydney Jones recorded the third goal of her career but No. 17 Memphis had the upper hand on Thursday evening, winning 6-1.
The Buckeyes are now 1-2-0 on the season while Memphis improves to 3-0-0.
How it Happened
Sydney Jones got the Buckeyes on the board with her first goal of the season and the third of her career as she converted a penalty kick in the 82nd minute. The free kick came after a Tiger handball in the box.
Sophomore goalkeeper Molly Pritchard played well in the opening half as she recorded five saves, which was two-off of her career high. Freshman Peighton Northrup came on in the second half and recorded the first save of her career.
Junior Kailyn Dudukovich and freshman Ava Bramblett each had a pair of shots on goal.
Ohio State will complete its opening road trip this weekend with a match at Montana on Sunday. First touch in that match will be at 8 p.m. ET. The match will be streamed on BTN+.
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