Score: Evangel 1, Missouri Valley 2
Records: Evangel (6-6-1, 2-5); Missouri Valley (8-4-1, 5-1-1)
Location: Springfield, Mo. | Coryell Field
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Evangel was defeated by Missouri Valley at home on Wednesday night, 2-1.
Both teams battled hard and ended the first half tied at 0.
Missouri Valley scored its first goal in the 54th minute when Cali Fournier found the back of the net. The Vikings doubled their lead in the 75th minute with a goal by Julia Amador Mejias.
Evangel had eight shots, with four being on goal. Alyson Reinold led the way with three shots.
Josie Gregory made two saves on four shots on goal.
Evangel goes on the road on Saturday, October 13, to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to take on Mount Mercy at 1 p.m.
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