Nye Scores Overtime Winner, Leads Women's Soccer to 1-0 Win at Millsaps

Nye Scores Overtime Winner, Leads Women's Soccer to 1-0 Win at Millsaps

By: Ally Davis, Sports Information Assistant

JACKSON, Miss. — The Berry College women’s soccer team beat Millsaps College 1-0 on Sunday afternoon in overtime courtesy of a game-winning goal from sophomore forward Olivia Nye.

With the win, the Vikings are now 6-4-2 overall and 2-1-1 in Southern Athletic Association (SAA) play. 

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • The Vikings fired 28 total shots during regulation, holding the Majors to just four. 
  • Berry used 10 corner kicks to put 10 shots on goal, but Alyssa McCarron of Millsaps earned nine saves to keep Berry scoreless.
  • Nye's goal came in the 94th minute, giving the Vikings their sixth win of the season.
  • Alyssa Stevens only faced three shots on goal, saving each one.

BERRY STANDOUTS:

  • Olivia Nye: 2 SH, 2 SOG, 1 G
  • Samantha Schoppy: 6 SH, 2 SOG
  • Haley Stewart: 3 SH, 1 SOG
  • Alyssa Stevens: 93:30 MIN, 3 SOG, 3 SV, 0 GA

UP NEXT:

  • Berry will host Rhodes College on Friday at 5:00 p.m.