Pack welcomes Eastern New Mexico for final nonconference match

Pack welcomes Eastern New Mexico for final nonconference match

PUEBLO, Colo. (September 12, 2016) - Colorado State University-Pueblo women's soccer concludes nonconference play with a rare midweek matchup against Eastern New Mexico University Tuesday at 5 p.m. at the Art & Lorraine Gonzales Soccer Stadium.   

The ThunderWolves return to action after defeating Emporia State 1-0 in overtime at home Friday. Rianna Lockhart (So., Colorado Springs, Colo.) nudged in a free ball inside the left post three minutes into overtime securing the second straight win for the Pack.

CSU-Pueblo battled brisk winds at Gonzales Stadium under the lights and had another strong defensive output. Jessica Westhoff (Jr., Centennial, Colo.) helped to fend off an active Hornet attack in the second half and hold on for a 1-0 win.

Pack goalkeeper Alison Darr (Sr., Placerville, Calif.) made three saves on ten shots in earning her seventh career shutout.   

How to Follow the Pack

Tuesday, September 13, 2016: CSU-Pueblo vs. Eastern New Mexico 7:00 p.m. (Live stats)

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Up Next for the Pack

CSU-Pueblo goes on the road for the first time this week and begin a four-game Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference swing away from home. The Pack plays Friday at Fort Lewis then ends the weekend Sunday at Adams State in a 2:30 p.m. matchup in Alamosa, Colo.

CSU-Pueblo News and Notes

  • CSU-Pueblo is 1-1 all-time against Eastern New Mexico. The ThunderWolves defeated the Greyhounds at home Sept. 5, 2004.

Opponent Capsules

                Eastern New Mexico University Greyhounds

                Record: 0-2-1

                Statistical Leaders:

                                Goalkeeper Saves: 15 – Marissa Torres

Last game played: September 8th – Lost 0-2, vs. Adams State

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.