ROOKIES SHINE IN TUSCULUM 1-0 WIN OVER WEST GEORGIAAugust 25, 2007GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Freshman Elisha Robertson's first collegiate goal was the only offense of the afternoon as No. 8 Tusculum College defeated visiting West Georgia 1-0 Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Field in the TC Women's Soccer Classic.
Rookie keeper Tori Hadjopoulos (Greeneville, Tenn.) recorded a shutout for the Pioneers (2-0) in her collegiate debut.
Following a scoreless first half, Tusculum bided its time until Robertson (Sarasota, Fla.) bended a 25-yard shot from the right side to give the Pioneers the lead in the 62nd minute, an advantage that would hold for the rest of the match.
Tusculum out-shot the Wolves (0-1) by a 14-8 margin, but none of the UWG shots were on goal. West Georgia keeper Patricia Logsdon (Marietta, Ga.) went the distance as she recorded eight saves in the loss.
West Georgia will face Mars Hill College (0-1) on Sunday at Pioneer Field beginning at 1 p.m. Tusculum will host Bethel College (1-0) at 3 p.m. to close out the Classic.