RICHMOND, KY – Eastern Kentucky defeated Northern Kentucky 2-0 for their first win of the 2016 campaign. Eastern was lead by Emmy Carroll and Erin Torrance. With the win head coach Nick Flohre first career win.
Eastern Kentucky (1-2-0) took their first lead of the season in the 24th minute with a goal from junior Emmi Carroll. Eastern Kentucky would take the 1-0 lead into the half. However, in the 69th minute freshman Erin Torrance would add a crucial insurance goal to give the Colonels a 2-0 win.
Junior Anna Hall made 5 saves in the shutout victory. Eastern outshot Northern Kentucky(0-3-0) 23-7.
Next up for Eastern Kentucky is Virginia Military Institute (2-0-0) Saturday at 1:00 PM on ESPN3.