Sep 22, 2018
WASHINGTON — Senior Yair Bradfield scored her Patriot League-leading seventh goal of the season but Bucknell scored twice in the second half to defeat American 2-1 on Saturday.
- Bradfield scored for the second straight PL game in the opening minutes as she sent a blast from 25 yards out. Bradfield scored on a penalty kick in the Boston University contest last weekend.
- Bradfield has scored six her of her seven goals this season at Reeves Field.
- Senior Audrey Denkler was credited with the assist on Bradfield's goal, her fifth of the season.
- Sophomore Ryleigh Brown made eight saves for the Eagles in the loss.
- Jenna Marek and Maddie Dano scored for the Bison who snapped a four-game winless streak.
- American finished with a 14-10 edge in shots.
- AU will hit the road for the next two games at Navy on Wednesday and Colgate on Saturday.
- The next home game for the Eagles will be Senior Day on October 6 against Lehigh.