Women's Soccer | 10/09/2021
Late goal earns Lady Mats 1-0 win over Yavapai
|Arizona Western College||1|
The Arizona Western Matadors (8-3-1 overall, 3-2-1 ACCAC) were victorious against the Yavapai Roughriders (6-8 overall, 3-3 ACCAC) on Saturday night after a successful second-half goal.
Despite numerous shots on goal by the Lady Mats, the game remained scoreless until well into the second half. With only 15 minutes left until the final whistle, Izzabella Payne was able to tuck the ball into the net with an assist from Victoria Clark, making a crucial point for the team.
The Mats continued to hold the lead for the rest of the game and were effective at keeping Yavapai from having any opportunities to score.
Next, the Matadors will be hitting the road to take on Scottsdale at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 12, at Stadium Field.