Bison Women Soccer fall to UND, 4-2
Published: Monday, September 16, 2013
Updated: Monday, September 16, 2013 12:09
The NDSU women’s soccer team fell short to the University of North Dakota Wednesday in Grand Forks, with the final score of 4-2.
The only goal made in the first half came from UND in the 11th minute of game play, giving them a halftime advantage going into the second half.
In the 49th minute of game play, UND scored again to extend their lead over the Bison 2-0. NDSU’s Katie Tallas responded 13 minutes later with a pass from Olivia Norman by shooting a header goal to cut the UND lead in half 2-1. The goal marks Tallas’ second of the season. With just over 20 minutes of game play in the second half, UND came back with a couple more goals to widen their lead again 4-1. Meghan Johnston scored a goal for the Bison in the 89th minute of game play with a kick from just outside the box, making the score 4-2. This marked Johnston’s first goal of the season. However, time ran out for NDSU’s attempt at a comeback, turning their season record to 3-4.
UND outscored NDSU in shots 21-19, and also in corner kicks 7-6.