Women's Soccer Shuts Out Samford, 2-0

Oct. 19, 2000


Jacksonville   1   1   2
Samford        0   0   0

Goals: JU Trine Riis Groven (Marit Foss), 36:56, Karen Novak (Stine Kloster), 67:20. Shots: JU 22, SU 7. Corner Kicks: JU 0, SU 0. Goalkeeper Saves: JU 3, SU 7. Records: JU (16-1-0, 8-0-0), SU (8-7-0, 3-4-0).

Junior forwards Trine Riis Groven (Skien, Norway) and Karen Novak (Coral Springs, Fla.) each scored as the Jacksonville University women's soccer team shutout Samford 2-0 Thursday evening at the Samford University Soccer Complex.

With the win, the Dolphins improve their record to 16-1-0 overall and remain undefeated in TAAC play with an 8-0-0 record. The victory extends the Dolphins' school-record winning streak to 15. The Bulldogs fall to 8-7-0 on the year, 3-4-0 in league play.

Riis Groven opened the scoring for the Dolphins at 36:56 in the match with a header off of a cross by senior forward Marit Foss (Hamresanden, Norway). The assist was Foss' nation-leading 25th of the season.

Novak's goal came at the 67:20 mark of the second half off of a cross by senior forward Stine Kloster (Stavanger, Norway).

Sophomore goalkeeper Melissa Cancio (Hialeah, Fla.) recorded three saves for the Dolphins' in their school-record 10th shutout of the season.

The Dolphins return to action Saturday, Oct. 21 when they travel to Jacksonville, Ala. to take on TAAC opponent Jacksonville State at 2 p.m.