TWU's Cristina Escrig vs. Brenau

Tennessee Wesleyan' Cristina Escrig (9) attempts to keep control of the ball through a Brenau slide tackle attempt in the Lady Bulldogs' 3-0 home win Wednesday. Escrig scored TWU's first goal in the match.

Tennessee Wesleyan's women defeated visiting Brenau in Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) play 3-0 on Wednesday at home.

Cristina Escrig, assisted by Marte Stokseth, put the Lady Bulldogs (8-4-1, 5-3-1 AAC) on the board first in the 28th minute. TWU was up 1-0 at halftime, and Rachel Dudley and Krista Eik Hardardottir added to the Lady Bulldogs' lead in the 61st and 69th minutes, respectively.

Wesleyan prevented Brenau from getting off a single shot all game, while finishing with 20 shots overall and 11 on goal. The Lady Bulldogs also attempted two corner kicks.

The Lady Bulldogs have won their last two AAC matches and are curently seventh place in the league standings.

Both TWU soccer teams play Saturday at Columbia International.

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