Wednesday August 30, 2017
Atherton, CA – The University of Antelope Valley women's soccer team was back in action yesterday in a road contest in Atherton, California against Menlo College.
UAV 1 – Menlo College 2
The Pioneers entered yesterday's game undefeated at 2-0 and looked to spoil the opening home game of the season for Menlo College. Menlo College would score the first goal of the game at the 4:19 mark and would hold a 1-0 lead over the Pioneers through the first half of play. UAV would score its first goal of the day when Lucy Martinez would score an unassisted goal with ten minutes left in the game. The game would remain tied until Menlo scored in the 87th minute, sealing the win for Menlo College and giving UAV its first loss of the season. Anekha Birdi had 6 saves in the game for the Pioneers.
The Pioneers return to action September 2 in Los Angeles against Occidental College. The game starts at 7:00pm PST.
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