Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Olivet Nazarene ends Lee's dynasty
November 30th, 2012 7:47PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  college women

MOST COMMENTED

[NAIA TOURNAMENT] No. 12 Olivet Nazarene knocked off four-time defending national champion Lee in a shootout after their game ended 1-1 to advance to the NAIA women's championship game. It will take on No. 2 Lindsey Wilson in Saturday's final at the Orange Beach Sportsplex in Orange Beach, Ala.

"I'm really proud of the girls," said Olivet Nazarene coach Bill Bahr. "At the beginning of the game, I told them it takes one goal to make an impact on a game. We came out hard and got the goal early on. We lit a fire under Lee and had to weather the storm, but I knew if we'd get to PK's we could win this game."

The Tigers took the early lead in the ninth minute mark on Jessica Higer's ninth goal of the season. Lee found the equalizer in the 69th minute when Ashley Aragona scored on a chip shot for her 10th goal of the season.

NAIA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP
Second Round
Nov. 26 in Orange Beach, Ala.
Lindsey Wilson 4 Ashford 0
Vanguard 5 Baker 1
Lee 2 Northwood (Fla.) 0
Texas-Brownsville 2  Oklahoma City 1
Nov. 27 in Orange Beach, Ala.
Embry-Riddle (Fla.) 6 Robert Morris (Ill.) 1
Spring Arbor 3 Kansas Wesleyan 1
Concordia (Ore.) 1 Cumberland 0
Olivet Nazarene 1 Mobile
Quarterfinals
Nov. 28 in  Orange Beach, Ala.
Lindsey Wilson 3 Embry-Riddle (Fla.) 0
Spring Arbor 0 Vanguard 0
(Spring Arbor wins 4-3 on penalties)
Lee 2 Concordia (Ore.) 1
Olivet Nazarene 1 Texas-Brownsville 0
Semifinals
Nov. 30 in  Orange Beach, Ala.
Olivet Nazarene 1 Lee  1
(Olivet Nazarene wins 4-1 on penalties)
Lindsey Wilson 2 Spring Arbor 1
Final
Dec. 1 in Orange Beach, Ala.
Olivet Nazarene (19-3-1) vs. Lindsey Wilson (19-4-1)



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent College Soccer Reporter
Michigan State's Stacy puts away a 'banger'    
[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] Junior transfer Jason Stacy had a big week for No. 18 Michigan State ...
Pac-12 battle destined for a tie    
[STANFORD-CALIFORNIA: Men] Zach Batteer's goal in the 76th minute earned No. 5 Stanford a 1-1 tie ...
College soccer on the air    
[2014 SCHEDULE] The Patriot League is in the spotlight on Wednesday when Colgate (11-1-2) faces Boston ...
Bruins move back into first-place tie in Pac-12    
[UCLA-OREGON STATE: Men] No. 15 UCLA moved into a first-place tie with Washington in the Pac-12 ...
Terrapins are on an upward trend    
[INDIANA-MARYLAND: Men] Watch out for Maryland. The Terrapins' first season since leaving the ACC for the ...
Short-handed Bruins knock off No. 1 Huskies    
[UCLA-WASHINGTON: Men] UCLA, which began the season as the No. 1 team in the country, knocked ...
Bruins extend unbeaten streak to 35 games    
[UCLA-CALIFORNIA: Women] No. 1 UCLA blew open a close game with three-second half goals by Darian ...
Soccer alum pledges record $8 million for stadium    
[CONNECTICUT] Tony Rizza, who started 59 games as a defender for the University of Connecticut over ...
Gunn: 'We were dominant in every sense of the game'    
[STANFORD-UCLA: Men] Zach Batteer's goal in the 57th minute gave No. 9 Stanford a 1-1 draw ...
Beavers come away 'a little disappointed' with draw    
[OREGON STATE-WASHINGTON: Men] Freshman Jordan Jones scored on a header in the 73rd minute to give ...
>> College Soccer Reporter Archives