Montevallo women's soccer tops Barry in home opener

MONTEVALLO, Ala. — The University of Montevallo women's soccer team defeated Barry 2-1 in its home opener Aug. 31.

Jade Pennock scored both goals in the victory.

Pennock's first goal came following a loose ball in the box in the 63rd minute off an assist from Paige Scott. Pennock added a second goal, unassisted, just more than one minute later on a takeaway.

Montevallo goalkeeper Kaitlin Thomas recorded three saves in the season-opening victory.

The Falcons will return to action Sept. 2 on the road at West Georgia.