Sept. 21, 1997
Notre Dame vs. Duke Play-by-Play
DU starters: GK: Dana Piper. D: Mariana Muiruri, Stefanie Kraay, Lauren Cyran. Isis Dallis. MF: Kristy Whelchel, Sherrill Kester, Samantha Baggett. F: Kasey Truman, Andi Melde, Emily Feeney.
ND starters: GK: LaKeysia Beene. D: Kate Sobrero, Jen Grubb, Kelly Lindsey. MF: Holly Manthei, Shannon Boxx, Anne Makinen, Kara Brown. F: Jenny Heft, Jenny Streiffer, Monica Gerardo.
Time ND DU Score 0:00 DU kicks off and defends south goal 6:08 DU corner kick 7:03 ND Gerardo from 15 yards, left wing, save Piper 8:05 ND Boxx from 20 yards, over the crossbar 9:41 ND corner kick 10:18 ND corner kick 10:42 ND Grubb header from eight yards, left wing, defensive save 20:01 ND corner kick 20:26 ND Brown from eight yards, right wing, over the crossbar 21:08 ND corner kick 22:03 ND Streiffer from six yards, Piper comes off her line for the save 22:15 ND Brown header from eight yards, wide right 22:32 DU sub: Cahill for Dallis 24:34 ND corner kick 27:57 ND Streiffer header from five yards, wide right 28:58 ND sub: Erikson for Heft, Gonzalez for Brown 30:30 ND Boxx header from 12 yards, hits off the crossbar 32:23 ND corner kick 33:53 ND Makinen from 20 yards, over the crossbar 35:38 ND goal: Gonzalez from right wing from 20 yards into lower right corner of the net from back pass from Streiffer and Erikson ND, 1-0 35:58 ND sub: Vanderberg for Gerardo 38:22 ND Boxx from 20 yards, right wing, save Piper 42:00 ND corner kick 44:15 DU sub: Brenner for Baggett 44:25 ND corner kick 44:30 ND goal: Gonzalez header off the top of the crossbar from cross from left wing from Streiffer and Manthei ND, 2-0 Halftime Score: Notre Dame 2, Duke 0 45:00 ND kicks off, defends south goal 48:38 ND corner kick 49:00 ND corner kick 52:53 ND corner kick 55:50 ND Heft beats keeper to feed, save Piper 57:52 ND Sobrero from 18 yards, wide left 59:35 ND Heft from 22 yards, wide right 62:35 ND sub: Gerardo for Heft 63:10 ND Gonzalez from 30 yards, save Piper 64:02 ND goal: Makinen collects loose ball, fires into upper left corner from 25 yards from right wing ND, 3-0 67:20 ND corner kick 68:10 ND Manthei from 10 yards, wide left 68:15 ND sub: Vanderberg for Sobrero 69:25 ND Boxx header from 10 yards, right wing, save Piper 70:24 ND goal: Streiffer dribbles through defense, from seven yards ND, 4-0 70:24 ND sub: Erikson for Streiffer 70:42 DU subs: Cahill for Dallis, Remy for Feeney, Dallis for Piper 72:42 ND goal: Makinen from 22 yards, hits crossbar, ricochets down and in ND, 5-0 73:54 DU Whelchel shot from 25 yards, over crossbar 73:59 ND sub: Maund for Makinen 75:58 DU subs: Evers, Highsmith, Brenner, Branch, and Kraeger for Muiruri, Kraay, Whelchel, Truman, and Melde 77:03 ND Erikson from 15 yards, right wing, wide left 78:42 ND subs: Danielson, Boerner, Lancaster for Boxx, Brown, and Gonzalez 79:08 ND corner kick 79:19 ND Grubb header, save Dallis 81:30 DU sub: Melde for Kester 81:32 ND sub: McGregor for Manthei 82:25 ND Erikson volley, save Dallis 83:16 DU Baggett from 20 yards, save Beene 83:40 ND Gerardo from seven yards, wide left 83:45 ND subs: Bakker, Zanoni, Hinostro for Vanderberg, Lindsey, and Erikson 85:05 DU Highsmith header from seven yards, defensive save 87:33 ND Maund from 30 yards, wide left Final Score: Notre Dame 5, Duke 0