(Photo/Larry Newman)

Home winning streak reaches six for women’s soccer


 

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Chapman players Olivia Do (21) and Haley Fedden (8) battle for the ball with Whitworth foes as Karina Cisneros (14) looks on during the Panthers’ 3-0 victory on Aug. 31. (Photo/Larry Newman)


The Chapman University women’s soccer team won its sixth consecutive home game, defeating visiting Lewis & Clark College (Ore.), 2-1, at Wilson Field on Thursday evening. The Panthers’ streak dates back to last September, while the win staked this year’s squad to an early 2-0 record.

Junior forward
Val Sobol
scored the game-winner in the 59th minute, heading the ball past Pioneers’ goalie Geena Fong off a perfectly-placed cross pass from freshman D
Ashley Sweeting
on the right wing. The goal was Sobol’s first of the year and completed Chapman’s comeback after falling behind 1-0 midway through the first half.

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