Women's Soccer | 04/10/2021

Lady Matadors Drop Home Opener to Phoenix

Team Score
Phoenix College 4
Arizona Western College 2

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YUMA, Ariz---Another shorthanded effort came up short as the Arizona Western Matadors (1-2 overall, 0-1 ACCAC) lost to a tough Phoenix College Bears (3-0 overall, 3-0 ACCAC) Saturday night on the Matador Soccer Field.

Phoenix struck for a pair of goals twenty minutes in, just two minutes apart, staking the 2-0 lead.

The physical contest saw six total yellow cards, four of which were against the Matadors.

The Matadors finally broke through late when Raheal Aka-Ety tapped home a deflection to get Arizona Western on the board.

Pau Fierro tapped in a penalty kick to pull within two.

But the late effort was not enough as the Matadors dropped their second straight decision.

Arizona Western will prepare for a road contest on Thursday at Pima in Tucson.

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