Motor City FC In The News


Sara Stratigakis scored the winning goal, and her seventh of the season, as the Michigan Wolverines topped Maryland 2-1 on Thursday, October 18 at U-M Soccer Stadium. Stratigakis’ goal ties her for the team lead in goals this season. The Wolverines had a season-high 22 shots, 14 on net. Stratigakis contributed seven while Senior Reilly Martin had four, three on target.

Stratigakis had two assists as the Wolverines blanked Michigan State in a must-win match on Sunday, October 21, 2018. The win earned Michigan a spot in the Big 10 playoffs.

Alexa Spaanstra netted a pair of goals as Virginia posted its fourth straight shutout besting Syracuse 4-0 on Thursday, October 18, 2018.

Spaanstra contributed two shots in a losing effort as the Cavaliers dropped a 2-0 decision to Florida State on Sunday, October 21, 2018.

Indiana sophomore goalkeeper Bethany Kopel recorded her fourth shutout of the season making five saves, the biggest coming in the 59th minute on a Maryland breakaway as the Hoosiers earned a 1-0 victory on Sunday, October 21, 2018.

Senior Brenna Lovera scored her team-high eighth goal of the season as Northwestern topped Illinois 2-1 Thursday, October 18 at Martin Stadium. Senior Marisa Viggiano assisted on Lovera’s goal and netted one of her own on a free kick in the second half. Lovera’s goal was her 19th of her career, tying hewr for sixth all-time in program history. Viggiano assisted on her 20th goal of her career tying her for the second most assists in Wildcat history.

Viggiano scored the lone goal and equalizer in the 73rd minute as the Wildcats played to a draw with Iowa on Sunday, October 21, 2018.

Megan Connolly added an assist as the Florida State Seminoles shut out Virginia 2-0 on Sunday, October 21, 2018. Malia Berkley helped secure the lead blocking a free kick from 20 yards out in the 5ist minute and blocking a shot by Alexa Spaanstra a minute later.

Taylor Kornieck netted a pair of goals and assisted on the third as the Colorado Buffalos beat California 3-0 in an away game on Sunday, October 21, 2018.