Beavers Defeat New Mexico, 3-0
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Oregon State women's soccer team notched its first road win on the season with a 3-0 victory over Mountain West contender New Mexico on Sunday. The Beavers are now 4-0 (0-0 Pac-12) on the season.
"I'm extremely proud of the team today," said head coach Lauren Sinacola. "The entire team puts in the work day in and day out, which gave us the confidence and ability to show up and compete today. This was a solid team win and I can't wait to take this game, learn from it, and start another week of preparation."
Sophomore Amber Jackson opened scoring for the Beavers in the 13th minute, finding the net with an assist from redshirt junior Helena Brown. In the 34th minute, freshman Aidan Brown put the Beavs up 2-0 with a solo goal. Redshirt junior Madison Ellsworth posted the third goal with a header, assisted by senior Laura Galceran, in the 52nd minute.
Senior Bridgette Skiba recorded three saves. At the 57-minute mark sophomore Hailey Coll took over in goal. The Beavers took 10 corner kicks and tallied eight shots on goal out of 18 shots total.
The Beavers will travel to Connecticut next weekend to take on Yale and Central Connecticut State. The Beavs will stop in New Haven, CT, on Sept. 3 for a 4 p.m. (PT) match against Yale before heading to New Britain, CT to face Central Connecticut State on Sept. 5 at 9 a.m. (PT).