Late Goal Lifts New Mexico Past Cougars, 1-0
Sept. 21, 2006
The two teams continued to battle late into the second half before the Lobos pulled ahead 1-0 at the 75:45 mark as the match restarted after an injury timeout that last more than 10 minutes. Asha Richardson fired a shot from 17 yards out on the right side beating Cougar keeper Amber Wittmers near post.
'The first half of play was really very slow,' said head coach Matt Potter. 'In the second half, I was pleased with the way we tried to change the tempo of the game. We created some good chances but just couldn't put them away. Obviously, the long injury timeout coming 15 minutes before time made it a new game and credit to
The two squads each recorded 13 shots in the contest with Dobratz pacing the Cougar offense with five. Wittmers made four stops in the match while Adragna recorded three.