OLIVET, Mich. -- The Trine women's soccer team was defeated by Olivet 3-0 in a MIAA match Tuesday afternoon at Cutler Athletic Complex.
Isabelle Leon factored in all three Comet goals, scoring twice and adding an assist. Ashley Romanowski added a goal and assist. Olivet's victory denied the Thunder a chance to move into fourth place in the conference. Trine fell to 2-4-2 overall, 2-4 in MIAA matches. The Comets improved to 5-2-1, 3-1-1 in conference play.
Leon and Romanowski combined on the first two Olivet goals. Leon stuck first off with a shot from three yards out to the far post, with Romanowski picking up the assist at the 5:44 mark. Leon picked up the helper on Romanowski's tally just over 10 minutes later.
The Comets picked up another insurance tally with 10:26 to play with Leon's final tally of the contest. Maya Prewitt picked up the assist.
Kristina Veljovic (Valparaiso, Ind. / Valparaiso) made eight saves in net for Trine. Brooklyn Burel stopped all seven Thunder shots on goal to earn the shutout.
The Thunder return to action Saturday, Sep. 24 at home. Trine will host Adrian, with kickoff scheduled for noon.