FREDONIA, N.Y.–The Mount Union women's soccer team beat Oswego State (N.Y.) 3-2 Friday afternoon.
Oswego State (1-1) got on the board in the 11th minute of the game with a recorded goal from Mary Morrison, which came after a corner kick and scuffle in Mount Union's (2-1) defensive end. Less than three minutes later, Purple Raider freshman Julia Krause (Mantua/Crestwood) tied the game after finding the back of the net from a cross from freshman Lauren Beech (Hanoverton/United Local). The first half ended with the score tied at one.
Just ten minutes later, the Raiders again took the lead after a free kick by senior Carolyn Balzano (Poland/Poland Seminary) was rebounded into the goal by sophomore Hailee Brown (Chesterland/West Geauga). The Raiders were able to hold off Oswego State for the remainder of the game, resulting in a 3-2 win.
The Purple Raider women's soccer team plays again Saturday, Sept. 10th against Fredonia (N.Y) at noon in Fredonia, N.Y.