The Utah State University Eastern womens soccer team started this season with absolute fire, by earning four wins to start out the season. The womens soccer teams first two games were both in Wyoming. Their next two games were in Nevada for tournament play.The womens soccer team won their first game of the season 1-0 against the Gillette longhorns in Gillette, Wyo., on Aug. 22. The Eagle’s very own Atley Thompson found the back of the net during the first half, taking the score to 1-0 and winning the game.
Their next game was against Sheridan College in Sheridan, Wyo., on Aug. 24. Ashley Brindley found the back of the net during the second half to make a score of 1-0 and win the game.
The Eagles scored five points during their game on Aug. 29. against Arizona Western College with three of the points being scored in the first half and two of them being scored in the second half. Kinlee McMillan, Tasha Kamachi, Evalyn Ledezma, Morgan Cragun, and Brooke Stoker each found the back of the net once to make the score 5-0 to win the game.
Their next game was against Alan Hanock College in Henderson, NV on Aug. 31. The Eagles scored two goals during this game. The Eagles’ Kinlee McMillan and Morgan Haag each found the back of the net once to make the score 2-0 to ultimately win the game.
The Eagles are 2-0 in conference play and 4-0 overall. The USU Eastern women’s soccer team will return to conference play on Friday, Sept. 6, to play one of their big rivals, Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) in Salt Lake City, Utah at the Zion’s Bank Stadium.