@AU_WSoccer Falls to Bucknell 2-1

Yari Bradfield

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. 

Postgame Notes

  • 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. 

Postgame Interview