Mavericks Pick up Win 3-1 over Midwestern State
WICHITA FALLS, Texas--The Colorado Mesa University Women's Soccer Team closed out the MSU Classic with a 3-1 win over the host Midwestern State. The Mavericks push their record to 1-0-1 on the season while Midwestern State drops to 0-2-0.
Renae McFadden started the scoring for the Mavericks with a goal in the 12th minute. The goal was McFadden's first as a Maverick.
The Mavericks tacked onto their lead with a goal in the 19th minute when Kaitlynn Holt launched a shot from 30 yards out that touched the back of the net. The goal was Holt's first of the season and gave CMU the early 2-0 edge.
Midwestern State got one back in the 33rd minute when Kaila Maxsey scored a goal coming on a cross from the right side to cut the Maverick lead to 2-1.
Colorado Mesa picked up an insurance goal in the second half when Daniela Salinas fired a shot that found the net in the 63rd minute. The goal was Salinas' first of the season and gave CMU the decisive 3-1 advantage.
Sarah Schnetzler and Gina Goryoka combined on the win and allowed one goal while facing 15 shots with 3 saves.
The Mavericks face another crucial non-RMAC match on Friday in Durango against the Angelo State Rams.