Quantcast


Last updated: February 19. 2013 8:14PM - 133 Views

Story Tools:

Font Size:

Social Media:


SAN DIEGO (AP) — North Carolina scored three goals in the second half to beat Penn State 4-1 and win its 21st women's soccer title.


The Tar Heels (15-5-3), which was making its 26th appearance in the final four College Cup, won the title for the first time since 2009.


Penn State, which was playing in its first women's soccer championship game, finished its season at 21-4-2.


With the game tied 1-1, Hanna Gardner scored 48 seconds into the second half when she converted Katie Bowen's corner kick with a header past Penn State goalkeeper Erin McNulty. It was Gardner's second goal of the season.


Satara Murray, who had set up the Tar Heels first goal early in the opening half, made it a 3-1 game in the 64th minute when she put home a rebound of a shot by Kelly McFarlane. It was her first goal of the season.



Comments
comments powered by Disqus



Featured Businesses


Poll



Info Minute



Gas Prices

Wilkes-Barre Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com