Cowgirls Blanked by Portland State

Sept. 27, 2002

WYOMING 0, Portland State 1 - Box Score


A defensive battle between PortlandState and Wyoming turned into an upset as the Vikings scored a goal in thesecond half to defeat the Cowgirls, 1-0 on Friday at Tigard Soccer Complex.

A goal by Portland State sophomore, Julie Forrest, fifteen minutes into thesecond half lifted the Vikings over the Cowgirls. It was her sixth goal ofthe season, a Portland State 2002 season team high.

UW goalkeeper, Lori Scheider had six saves during the game. The Vikingdefense tripped up the Cowgirls allowing only six shots, while PortlandState had 21.

The all-time series between the two teams is now tied at 1-1-0. TheCowgirls go on to take on the University of Denver Pioneers on Wed., Oct. 2at 4:00 p.m in Denver, Colo.