Sophomore midfielder/forward Lauren Cope and senior midfielder Nina Yanes led the Aggies with two shots each but the NM State offense stalled. Defensively, redshirt freshman goalkeeper Mikaela Bitner recorded a match-high six saves.
“I thought their back four did a pretty good job,” head coach Michael
In the 15th minute of action, on a rebound from a corner kick freshman midfielder Kendra Pemberton save USU a 1-0 lead when she found the edge of the net from 22-yards away on the right side.
After a 1-0 score at halftime, USU increased its advantage when sophomore defender Katie Crosland knocked a free kick into the net at the 54th-minute mark. USU added a goal in the final minute of play.
The Aggies continue WAC play with a pair of road matches at