(Photo/Larry Newman)

Home winning streak reaches six for women’s soccer



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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