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Trojans net first goal at new field, fall to Austin Peay 3-1

Submitted by Greg Garcia on August 22, 2012 – 12:52 pmNo Comment

UALR sophomore midfielder Ariel Galletti scored the first ever goal at Coleman Sports & Recreation Complex in a 3-1 losing effort to Austin Peay on Sunday.
The Trojans (0-2) jumped out to an early lead with a goal in the 12th minute of the first half, before allowing three unanswered Governor goals.
With the score knotted up at 1 after the first half, the Governors seized control of the game with two immediate goals at the start of the second half.
Governor forward Andy Quiceno put Austin Peay in the lead with a goal in the 47th minute. A mere nine minutes later, the Governors added to their lead with a goal from freshman midfielder Melissa Fletcher.
The Trojans were limited to 12 shots on goal, compared to 24 shots for the Governors.
UALR look to earn their first win of the season Sunday, Aug. 26th against Western Illinois. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at Coleman Sports & Recreation complex.

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