The ABAC Fillies defeated Georgia Military College 4-2 at Fillies field on Tuesday, Sept. 15.
GMC scored first after ABAC’s goalie was lured from the goal and the opponents slashed the ball in behind her.
All throughout the first half, both teams seemed evenly matched. Both successfully pushed the ball past the halfway line, but defenders mostly denied them goals.
The first goal for the Fillies was scored by Shelby Bursey. She was tripped inside the box, but took the opportunity to nail a penalty kick. Later in the first half, Bursey scored another goal for the Fillies, leaving the score at 2-1 at the break.
Throughout the second half, the Fillies consistently kept the ball near the opponent’s goal, pushing through the game with great momentum. With 24 minutes left in the second half, Myesha Robinson scored ABAC’s third goal.
GMC retaliated with 8 minutes left in the game posting their second goal.
But Robinson then scored again for ABAC, leaving the final score 4-2.
The Fillies next game is on Tuesday, Sept. 8, at 5 p.m. at home. So far the Fillies are 2-0 this season.