Score: Evangel 2, Mount Mercy 1
Records: Evangel (7-5-1, 3-4 Heart); Mount Mercy (6-7, 1-6 Heart)
Location: Springfield, Mo. | Coryell Field
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The first second-half comeback in program history saw the Evangel women's soccer team rally past Mount Mercy, 2-1, Saturday in conference action.
The Crusaders fell behind in the first half when Mount Mercy scored in just the seventh minute. However, the first second-half comeback for Evangel started in the 62nd minute.
Evangel would get the game-winning goal in the 69th minute when Alyson Reinold scored her team-leading sixth goal of the year. Amber Ellis recorded the assist as Reinold's goal put Evangel ahead for good.
Evangel finishes its four-game homestand Tuesday against MidAmerica Nazarene. First touch is scheduled for 12 p.m.