Beavers Drop Contest to Washington, 2-1
CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon State women's soccer team fell to Washington in Corvallis, Ore. on Thursday, 2-1, suffering its second loss at home during the 2021 campaign. With the result, the Beavers are now 11-6 (3-6 Pac-12) on the season.
Oregon State's defense held the Huskies off the board until Washington broke through in the 37th minute of play to take the 1-0 lead into the half.
In the second, freshman McKenna Martinez drove to the net and scored an unassisted goal in the 60th minute to tie the score, 1-1. The Richland, Wash. native marked her 10th goal of the season and fourth during league play. Washington sealed the victory in the 78th minute off a Husky corner.
The Beavers tallied eight shots on goal out of 10 shots total and took five corner kicks. Between the pipes senior Bridgette Skiba notched seven saves.
The Beavers host Washington State on Sunday, Oct. 31 at noon for their annual Dam Change match. The game will be broadcasted on the Pac-12 Networks.