WSC Soccer Falls To Concordia-St. Paul
Posted: 05 October, 2012
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Chloe Moore scored two goals and added one assist to lead Concordia-St. Paul in a 3-1 Northern Sun Conference women’s soccer win Friday evening over Wayne State College in St. Paul, Minnesota. The host Golden Bears move to 5-5-1 overall and 4-3-1 in the NSIC while the Wildcats fall to 1-9-1 on the season and 1-6-1 in league play.
The host Golden Bears opened the scoring in the 28th minute when Brittany Kapala scored to give Concordia-St. Paul a 1-0 advantage. CU scored again right before halftime as Chloe Moore put in a header off a corner kick at the 40:18 mark to give the Golden Bears a 2-0 lead at halftime.
Wayne State scored early in the second half when junior forward Kayli Hopper scored her third goal of the season with an assist from McKenna Adams to cut the Golden Bear lead to 2-1 at the 50:22 mark. But Moore struck again for Concordia-St. Paul at the 67:33 mark as she scored off a rebound on a corner kick giving the Golden Bears a 3-1 lead to close out the scoring.
Concordia-St. Paul held a 15-6 edge in shots and 9-2 advantage in shots on goal over the Wildcats. The Golden Bears had seven corner kicks to one by the Wildcats and were called for seven fouls to just three on the Wildcats.
Kayli Hopper’s third goal of the season led the Wildcats offensively while sophomore forward McKenna Adams had a team-high four shots along with her third assist of the year on Hopper’s goal to give her a team-high 13 points this season (five goals, three assists). Freshman goalkeeper Courtney True was credited with six saves while allowing three goals in the loss for the Wildcats.
Wayne State will be in action again Sunday afternoon facing Minnesota State in a 1 p.m. Northern Sun Conference contest in Mankato, Minnesota.