No. 2 Florida State (15-1-2, 7-1-2 ACC) defeated No. 25 Wake Forest (15-5-0, 6-4-0 ACC) by a 2-1 score tonight at WakeMed Park in Cary, NC.
Wake Forest came out fast in this game. In the third minute Nikayla Small got a step on Jaelin Howell as she streaked down the right flank. Small received the ball and took a touch driving into the box as she was being harassed by Howell. Seminole goal keeper Cristina Roque came a couple of steps off her line to cut down on Small’s angle. Small delivered a right footed shot toward goal but Roque got down and was able to block the shot with her leg.