Women’s soccer William Carey advance to national semi-finals
From the Sports Information Department of William Carey University
ORANGE BEACH, Alabama (WDAM) – Top-ranked William Carey University defeated 16th Wesmont College 3-1 Thursday afternoon to advance to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics’ 2021 Women’s Soccer semifinals National Cchampionship at the Orange Beach Sportplex,
The Lady Crusaders (22-0) will meet Central Methodist University (22-1) at 1 p.m. on Saturday. CMU beat defending national champion Keizer University 3-0 in Thursday’s opener.
The Lady Crusaders wasted no time getting things done in the upcoming quarter-final game
In the 13th minute, Ana Paula Santos gave a brilliant throw-in to Kauny Sousa, who beat a Warrior defender and sent a shot into the net to make it 1-0.
WCU kept the attack on and in the 33rd minute Laia Sedo played a corner corner in the box where Veronica Herrera directed the ball to Kaylie Agostine, who hit it home to give Carey a 2-4 lead. 0 before the break.
The Lady Crusaders sealed the victory in the 53rd minute, as Mariangela Jimenez played a ball to Maria Corral Pinon, who put it past the Westmont keeper.
The Warriors would score their only goal in the 85th minute for the game’s final tally.
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