CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. (Nov. 14, 2015) – Despite playing hard, the Sewanee women's soccer team lost its first-round NCAA Tournament match against Chicago, 3-0, Saturday, on the campus of Thomas More.
Despite the loss, Sewanee finished the season with an 11-4-3 overall record. During the regular season, the Tigers earned a share of their first-ever Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Regular Season Championship. The Tigers finished with an unbeaten 6-0-1 SAA record while head coach Patrick Johnston earned his first-ever SAA Coach of the Year award. Both win totals were the most overall and conference victories for Sewanee since 2010.
The Maroons wasted little getting on the board, as Julia Ozello ripped in a shot a minute and a half in the game.
The score remained at 1-0 until Chicago added two late scores. Kaitlin Price netted a goal from Mia Calamari in the 53rd while Lilly Wolfenzon scored from Kelsey Moore in the 88th.