LSUS WOMEN'S SOCCER DEFEAT LMC
August 23, 2009
The LSUS women’s soccer team won their second and final preseason game 4-0 at Lon Morris College in Jacksonville, Texas.
Junior, Martina Dosen (Oakville, Ontario), scored the first goal 3:20 into the game. The goal came after Caitlin Smith, a junior from San Antonio, Texas, put the corner kick in front of the goal and Dosen finished the play to give the Lady Pilots a 1-0 lead.
The Lady Pilots had a 1-0 lead at the half with 9 total shots on goal. Freshman, Abbi Dacosta (Cibolo, Texas), played the first 19:30 of the first half as goal keeper and had three saves. Shay Wells, a sophomore from Hammond, Louisiana, played the remainder of the half and had one save.
Dosen also scored the second goal for the Lady Pilots 3:13 into the game to extend the LSUS’ lead to 2-0.
Amanda Bonds, a freshman from Texarkana, Texas, scored at 27:54 into the second half that gave the Lady Pilots a commanding 3-0 lead. Bonds went one on one on the breakaway against the LMC keeper and got around her for the score.
The final goal of the game was scored by the Lady Pilot’s freshman from San Antonio, Texas, Brooke Martin. Martin’s goal came at 33:18 into the second half.
Wells and Dacosta split time as the keeper for the Lady Pilots in the second half. Dacosta had the only save in the second half as that was the only shot on goal by LMC.
The next game for the Lady Pilots will be the start of the regular season schedule on Saturday, August 29th, in Oklahoma City against Mid America Christian with the kickoff set for 1 p. m.