Cal Poly Closes Door On Women's Soccer
Sept. 27, 2002
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - The UNLV women's soccer team lost 2-0 in a non-conference road game against Cal Poly Friday night at Mustang Stadium.
Two first half goals were all the Mustangs needed to claim the shutout. In the 23rd minute, Becky Clark scored from 15-yards out on a rightside pass from teammate Megan Schlegel for the 1-0 lead. Cal Poly's second goal came 12 minutes later on an unassisted goal by Stephanie Hedien from 25-yards out to improve the team's record to 5-3.
Sophomore goalkeeper Desiree Kelly (Virginia Beach, Va.) had six saves in goal, while Cal Poly goalkeeper Greta Shirdon made three saves to earn her fifth shutout of the season.
The Mustangs even the all-time series with the Rebels to 1-1, after UNLV handed Cal Poly a 1-0 overtime shutout last season in Las Vegas.
The Rebels (6-3-1) end their five-game road stretch on Sunday, Sept. 29 in a non-conference matchup versus Cal State Northridge at 2:30 p.m.