No. 22 UW Women Blank WSU 2-0 in Soccer

Oct. 24, 2003

SEATTLE - Sophomore Kim Taylor scored the game-winning goal Friday and freshman goalkeeper Kelsey Rasmussen registered her third shutout in as many starts as 22nd-ranked Washington blanked Washington State 2-0 in a Pac-10 women's game at Husky Soccer Field.

The Huskies (9-4-3) evened their conference record at 2-2-1 while WSU (5-9-1) dropped to 1-3-1 in Pac-10 play.

Rasmussen was credited with five saves en route to Washington's seventh shutout. The product of Tacoma's Bellarmine Prep High School has not allowed a goal in 405 minutes against collegiate competition.

UW netted an insurance goal at 41:36 on a penalty kick by Liz Taylor. The shot was awarded when Kim Taylor was taken down in the box by a WSU defender.

Goalkeeper Katie Hultin had seven saves for the Cougars who were outshot by a 17-14 margin.

The Washington women return to action next week with a two-game road trip to the Bay Area, beginning Friday, Oct. 31 at Stanford.

(#22) Washington 2, Washington State 0
Husky Soccer Field; Seattle, Wash.

Scoring -- 1, UW, Kim Taylor (Melissa Bennett, Jaime Carstensen), 10:02. 2, UW, Liz Taylor (penalty kick), 41:36.

Shots -- WSU 14, UW 17.
Saves --- WSU 7 (Katie Hultin), UW 5 (Kelsey Rasmussen).
Corner Kicks -- WSU 2, UW 4.
Fouls --- WSU 11, UW 9.
Offsides -- WSU 2, UW 1.
Attendance -- 1,254.
Records -- Washington 9-4-3, 2-2-1 in Pac-10; Washington State 5-9-1, 1-3-1.

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