Adelaide Uni defeated Flinders University in a tense penalty shoot-out to reach the cup quarter finals. Meanwhile, the Whites pip the Blues in the Collegiate derby and the Blacks have perched nicely at the top of the SAASL Premier Division table.
Match report: Division 2 Women
AUSC 2-2 Finders University (AET – Adelaide Uni won on penalties)
Goals: Jenn Phillips, Aleks Mokrzysiak
The weekend’s Cup clash saw AUSC Div 2 women wrestle Flinders Div 2 for a spot on the Quarterfinals.
After 20 minutes of Flinders domination strong counter attacking game from the Blacks maintained pressure and balance. After a few tweaks, Jenn Phillips scored through a scorching long-range effort giving AUSC the lead.
However, two Flinders quick-fire shots from outside the box put Adelaide Uni behind.
The Blacks never gave up and with a quick counter attack, a majestic cross from Naomi
Princi connected with Aleks Mokrzysiak levelling the game with 8 minutes remaining.
AUSC maintained the pressure and had the upper hand, however could not score in extra time.
During the excruciating penalty shootout, it wasn’t until Georgia Oates confidently saved a shot grasping the ball with both hands and helping the Blacks reach the Quarterfinals.