Women’s Soccer Falls in MIAA Tournament to Hope

Women’s Soccer Falls in MIAA Tournament to Hope

HOLLAND, Mich. – The Calvin women's soccer team fell to the Flying Dutch of Hope College in the semifinals of the MIAA Tournament on Thursday evening, 4-0. The Knights finish the season with an 11-9-1 record. The Knights finished in third place in the MIAA at 10-5-1.

"It's hard to face a team twice in four days," said head coach Mark Recker. "Our team continued to battle. The reality is that Hope has a really good squad, they have a lot of talent."

Senior Carly Veenstra (North Haledon, N.J./Eastern Christian) and sophomore Bekah Maguire (Holland, Mich./Holland Christian) both had a shot for Calvin on Thursday.

Sophomore Brianna Koehn (Grand Rapids, Mich./Forest Hills Eastern) recorded seven saves.

Thursday marked the final match for four Calvin seniors. The four seniors were Calvin's leading scorers, Brianna Russell (Plainwell, Mich./Delton Kellogg) led the Knights with 21 points, Carly Veenstra had 14 points, Allie Corp (Livonia, Mich./Stevenson) tallied 12 points and Kailey Jo (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grand Rapids Christian) finished with eight points.