MILWAUKEE, WIS.--In the final match of the 2017 season, Alverno College fell in a non-conference contest with Illinois Tech.
The Scarlet Hawks found the net first in the match on a ball that found the near post. Illinois Tech quickly doubled their lead on a 1v1 situation with the Inferno keeper that found the net. In the 23rd minute the Scarlet Hawks striked again on a through ball that found the far post. A late goal in the half saw the Scarlet Hawks up heading into the break 4-0.
The momentum did not stop in the second half for Illionis Tech as they found the back of the net again in the 52nd minute. Although Alverno was able to register shots on goal, they could not to find the back of the net as Illinois Tech took the final match of the season 9-0.
The match was the final game of the 2017 season. The Inferno finished 1-18 (0-10 NACC).
"Although we were a young team this year, there was a lot of growth." Said Waltz. "I am excited to see how we will be next fall."