|ASU Soccer Team Falls to Southern Mississippi|
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (9/14/12) – The Arkansas State women’s soccer fell to Southern Mississippi 2-0 in a non-conference soccer match on Friday afternoon.
The Red Wolves (5-3) fell behind 1-0 in the 30th minute when Danica Roberts scored off of a deflection from A-State goalkeeper Aja Aguirre. The Red Wolves were outshot 12-5 in the first half, despite winning the shots on goal category 4-2.
The Golden Eagles added a second goal in the 74th minute when Chelsea Cruthirds scored to push the lead to 2-0.
Christina Fink, Mallory McGilvray and Kristina Rivera all led ASU with two shots each, while Fink and McGilvray had two shots on goal each. Aguierre and Audrey Baldwin each had one save in goal for ASU.
ASU will return to action Sunday, Sept. 16 at Grambling State. The match is set to begin at 1 p.m.