TENNERTON – It was a game much more competitive than the final score indicated when the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs opened their home soccer season Tuesday against Charleston Catholic.
The Lady Bucs dropped a 4-0 decision to Charleston Catholic.
Jill Uy scored a pair of first-half goals to give Charleston Catholic a 2-0 lead at the break.
They tacked on two more in the second half, getting goals from Aurelia Kirby and Hannah Sullivan.
The Lady Bucs were outshot by a 7-6 margin.
Harley Dean made three saves for the Lady Bucs in net while Katherine Skinner turned away six shots for Charleston Catholic.
The Lady Bucs, now 0-2, will be back in action Saturday as they make the long trip to Greenbrier East.
Kickoff is slated for noon.
Charleston Catholic 2 2 – 4
Buckhannon-Upshur 0 0 – 0
Charleston Catholic – Jill Uy (unassisted), 11th minute
Charleston Catholic – Jill Uy (unassisted), 31st minute
Charleston Catholic – Aurelia Kirby (unassisted), 62nd minute
Charleston Catholic – Hannah Sullivan (unassisted), 63rd minute
Shots-on-goal – Charleston Catholic 7; Buckhannon-Upshur 6.
Corner kicks – Charleston Catholic 0; Buckhannon-Upshur 2.
Saves – Charleston Catholic: Katherine Skinner 6; Buckhannon-Upshur: Harley Dean: 3.