Proska Leads GW Women's Soccer to 2-1 Win Over Old Dominion
Rookie Tallies Two Goals to Lift Colonials
Sep 6, 2013
NORFOLK, Va. – Freshman Lina Proska netted a goal in each half to lift George Washington women’s soccer to a 2-1 victory over Old Dominion on Friday evening at the ODU Soccer Complex.
The Colonials evened their record at 2-2 with the win as Proska tallied her first collegiate points for the Buff and Blue. GW nearly doubled ODU’s shot total on the night, holding a 14-8 advantage, including an 8-4 lead in shots in the second half.
Proska struck first in the 28th minute to put GW up 1-0 when senior Alex Neal sent a through ball up the middle and the rookie beat ODU goalkeeper Meredith Lenox and put the ball in the back of the net.
The Chatham, N.J., product scored again when she connected with classmate MacKenzie Cowley at 57:53 of the second half. Cowley sent a pass from the middle and Proska found her way around Lenox to give the Colonials a two-goal advantage.
ODU responded 11:53 later when Carly Goldsborough found an open Devin Dougherty, but GW’s offensive pressure proved too much for the Monarchs.
GW goalkeeper Nicole Ulrick made one save on the night. ODU’s Lenox set aside three shots.
GW travels to Greenville, N.C. on Sunday to face East Carolina for the first time. The Colonials and Pirates are slated to kick off at 2 p.m.
Catching Up with Women's Soccer Alumna Jane Wallis
With about nine months remaining in her two-year stint with the Peace Corps, Jane Wallis ('14) is looking forward to one of the biggest milestones of her...
Women's Soccer's Cowley Named Third Team All-Region
Kansas City, Mo. - GW women's soccer senior MacKenzie Cowley has been named to the NSCAA All-Mid-Atlantic Region Third Team.
13 GW VARSITY PROGRAMS RECOGNIZED WITH PERFECT GRADUATION SUCCESS RATE
GW student-athletes see graduation success seven percent higher than NCAA average
Women's Soccer Bows Out in A-10 Semifinal
KINGSTON, R.I. - The George Washington women's soccer squad closed its 2016 Atlantic 10 Championship run in the semifinal round with a 2-0 loss to Dayton on ...
Women's Soccer Advances on Overtime Thriller
KINGSTON, R.I. - The sixth-seeded GW women's soccer squad upset third-seeded Duquesne in the quarterfinal round of the 2016 Atlantic 10 Championship on...
GW Women's Soccer Quartet Earns A-10 Postseason Honors
KINGSTON, R.I. - The George Washington women's soccer squad garnered six Atlantic 10 postseason honors, the league announced on Wednesday. Senior MacKenzie...
GW Women's Soccer Opens A-10 Tournament Play on Thursday
Sixth-seeded GW (10-6-3, 4-3-3 A-10) will take on defending champion and third-seeded Duquesne (11-5-3, 7-2-1 A-10) in the quarterfinal round of the A-10...
@GWWomensSoccer Clinches No. 6 Seed at A-10 Championship
Colonials to Take on Defending Champion Duquesne on Thursday