September 15, 2018
ABILENE, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' women's soccer team beat Sul Ross State 3-1 in the first ever night game soccer match at HSU on Saturday night.
Rachel Bean started the scoring early, in the second minute, after a nice pass from Kenne Kessler. The Lobos answered with a PK goal from Aylin Villalobos in the 14th minute, but Bean added her second goal in the 24th minute off a Josey Meyer corner to retake the lead 2-1.
The Cowgirls had 21 shots and seven on goal to Sul Ross's four total shots, with three on goal. HSU dominated in corner kicks with a 13 to zero advantage.
In the win, Caitlin Christiansen had a pair of saves and moved to 3-1 on the year, while Lobo goalie Taylor Higgins recorded four saves in the loss.
HSU (3-1) looks forward to its next game at 5 p.m. on Thursday at East Texas Baptist.
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