Sept. 22, 2011
Northwest Dropped by No. 15 Central MissouriMARYVILLE, Mo. - Fifteenth-ranked Central Missouri scored three goals in the second half to beat the Bearcats 4-0 at Bearcat Pitch on Thursday night.
The Bearcats are now 3-2-2, 1-0 MIAA after shutting out Southwest Baptist 2-0 last Saturday when sophomore goalkeeper Kelsey Adams recorded her second shutout of the season. With the win the Jennies improve to 6-1-0, 0-0 MIAA.
The Jennies started the game hot scoring in the 1st minute when Alyssa Rhodes scored off of a perfectly delivered corner kick from Carly Stanley. Central would strike again in the 38th minute when Caysi Shouse scored off of an assist from Jenna Stones.
Northwest was outshot in the first half 15-2 and was only able to attempt one shot on goal. Adams had nine saves in the half.
Central went on the attack in the second half outshooting Northwest 10-3. Rhodes upped the Jennies' lead to 3-0 in the 47th minute when she netted her second goal of the night off another corner kick from Stanley. Stanley would put the game out of reach for the Bearcats in the 52nd minute when she netted her second goal of the season.
Northwest would finish with only two shots of goal. Adams recorded fourteen saves in the loss.
The Bearcats (3-1-2, 1-0 MIAA) will enjoy the weekend off before continuing MIAA action next week when they host the Missouri Southern Lions (0-4-1, 0-0 MIAA) at Bearcat Pitch on Thursday afternoon at 3 p.m. Last season Northwest lost 1-2 and tied 0-0 when facing Southern; overall, the Bearcats are 11-10-3 when facing the Lions and 7-3-1 when facing them at Bearcat Pitch.
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