Chicago Red Stars Take Down Racing Louisville FC 2-1



CHICAGO, Ill. (April 30, 2022) The Chicago Red Stars, behind goals from Ella Stevens and Bianca St-Georges, defeated Racing Louisville FC by a score of 2-1.


KEY MOMENTS: 1’ Chicago earn an early corner kick that’s taken by Colaprico and finds Stevens for a goal 25’ Bianca St-Georges takes a shot that rattles off the post, Colaprico get the rebound and takes a shot of her own that ricochets to an open St-Georges and she puts it away for a goal 56’ a dangerous cross makes it behind the Red Stars backline but Sharples recovers and clears the ball 64‘ The Red Stars defense blocks a barrage of shots from Louisville to stay ahead in the match GAME NOTES:

  • Both Ella Stevens and Bianca St-Georges scored their first regular season goals tonight

  • Red Stars defense put on a gritty effort against the visiting team that out possessed them (61% to 38%) and out shot them (14 to 8) but only allowed one goal in the first half

  • Danielle Colaprico made her presence felt throughout the pitch, ranking in the top five Red Stars in shots, created chances, completed passes, completed passes in the final third, crosses attempted, tackles won and recoveries

Next Game

Chicago Red Stars vs. Washington Spirit May 7, 2022, 7:00 p.m. CT at SeatGeek Stadium

Goals by Half


1 2 F

CHI 2 0 2

LOU 1 0 1

Scoring Summary:

CHI: ‘1 Ella Stevens, ‘25 Bianca St-Georges

LOU: ‘10 Emily Fox

Disciplinary Report

CHI: ‘47 Danielle Colaprico yellow card, 67’ Ella Stevens yellow card

LOU: ‘75 Gemma Bonner yellow card

Lineup

CHI: Alyssa Naeher, Amanda Kowalski (Cook), Kayla Sharples, Tatumn Milazzo, Zoe Morse, Arin Wright, Bianca St-Georges (Mautz), Danielle Colaprico, Vanessa DiBernardo, Sarah Griffith (Aguilera), Ella Stevens (Hill)

LOU: Katie Lund, Emily Fox, Gemma Bonner, Julia Lester, Nealy Martin (Ekic), Jaelin Howell (Davis), Freja Olofsson, Savannah Demelo, Lauren Milliet, Cece Kizer, Jess McDonald