- 1 NAIA Regional Tournament (1998)
- 3 NAIA District Tournaments (1991, 1992, 1993)
- 3 All-Americans
- 2 Academic All-Americans
Shots (on goal)
A Winning Tradition
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|Willamette (7-3-2, 4-3-1 NWC)||0||0||0|
By: Jake Bienvenue
SALEM, Ore. --- The George Fox women's soccer team traveled to Salem on Sunday to take on the Willamette Bearcats, earning the tough conference win on the road, 2-1.
After knocking on the door early, the Bruins found the back of the net in the 18th minute. Denn bagged her first goal of the season on a deflected shot by Ahina, giving the road team the early lead.
It did not take long for Bruins to strike again, this time coming on a penalty kick in the 48th minute. Ahina lined up to take the penalty and was successful, earning her first goal of the season and setting the score at 2-0.
George Fox held the Bearcats scoreless until the 89th minute. A last second penalty kick by Willamette wasn't enough as the Bruins came out of Salem with a win, 2-1.
Freshman forward Ahina led the offense in this one, tallying four shots (three on-target), a goal and an assist. Denn played well also, tallying four shots (two on-target) and a goal. Kylie Louis chipped in two shots of her own to round out the offensive effort.
Bruin keeper Annalisa Klein came in off the bench in the second half and tallied a remarkable five saves in six shots on goal.
What It Means:
The Bruins move to 5-4-2 overall and 3-3-2 in conference play.
What Comes Next:
The Bruins host Pacific (Ore.) on Wednesday in a conference matchup set for 7:00pm.