ANGOLA, Ind. -- The Trine University women's soccer came up short in their comeback attempt and Alma College came away with a 3-1 victory.
The Scots struck first in the contest in just the 11th minute of the contest. The goal came from junior Makenzie Rajewski (Midland, Mich. / Midland) the first of her three in the contest. Alma would hold the 1-0 lead into the intermission.
Alma added their next goal in just the sixth minute of the second half to put themselves up 2-0. They would go up 3-0 eight minutes after that.
The Thunder started to push back offensively after the third goal. Senior Marissa Robinett (Auburn, Ind. / DeKalb) took a free-kick from midway into the offensive zone and banged it off of the crossbar, just missing out on a goal.
Trine would finally find the back of the net in the 75th minute of the contest when freshman Jazlynn Davis (Fort Wayne, Ind. / R. Nelson Snider) took the ball away from the oppositions goalkeeper and put it into the back of the net for the first goal of the season.
The Thunder were unable to score again however and fell in the contest 3-1.
Trine falls to 3-4-1 overall and 0-1 in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) competition. They will take the pitch again when they travel to Albion College for a 5 p.m. contest on Saturday, October 5.