Saint Louis Athletica moved into second place in Women's Professional Soccer with a 1-0 win over Sky Blue FC -- its third one-goal win over the New
Jersey team -- on a goal by England international Eniola Aluko
three minutes into the second half.
Aluko, one of WPS's top foreign signings,
has scored five goals.
Fourth-place Sky Blue FC had its chances to equalize but Yael Averbuch
's shot in the 59th minute hit the crossbar and
goalie Jillian Loyden
and Natasha Kai
in the 65th and 67th
Loyden was playing in place of Hope Solo
, who was playing with the U.S. national team against Canada
in Charleston, S.C.