SMSU SOCCER: Mustangs fall in overtime to No. 22 CSP
ST. PAUL, — In the first overtime game of the season, the Southwest Minnesota State soccer team (6-4, 4-4 NSIC) held No. 22 Concordia St. Paul (9-0-2, 6-0-2 NSIC) scoreless in regulation, only for CSP to score in the 92nd minute for a 1-0 victory, to maintain CSP’s undefeated record in conference play on Sunday afternoon at Seafoam Stadium.
CSP’s broke away down the middle of the field in the opening two minutes of overtime to send a shot to the top right corner of the net to earn CSP’s first overtime victory after playing to two draws in double overtime earlier this season.
The Golden Bears attacked offensively with 23 shots and nine of them on goal. SMSU’s goalkeeper Amanda Haimes earned yet another season-high eight saves in the game, including a crucial save in the remaining 10 seconds of regulation off a shot from CSP’s Hannah Pederson.
SMSU recorded eight shots with three of them on goal.
CSP’s goalkeeper Jordyn Clark three saves on the afternoon.
SMSU has dropped the last three games following a four-game winning streak.
Southwest Minnesota State travels to UMary on Friday, Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. at the McDowell Activity Center in Bismarck, N.D., and faces Minot State on Sunday, Oct. 20, at 12 p.m. at Herb Parker Stadium in Minot, N.D.
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