Cougar Soccer Posts Spring Win Over Seattle
March 31, 2012
SEATTLE - Jocelyn Jeffers scored a goal and added an assist as Washington State defeated Seattle 2-0 in spring soccer, Saturday.
In the first half, Brandi Vega threaded a pass between defenders to a streaking Jeffers. The Cougars were awarded a penalty kick when Jeffers was taken down in the box and she converted for a 1-0 Washington State lead.
Jeffers created a chance in the second half when she dribbled past two defenders before leaving a ball for Bethanie Skelton on the weak side. Skelton finished the opportunity from 10 yards out for the Cougars' second goal.
"Our focus has been defending, so a clean sheet is a good start," Cougar Head Coach Keidane McAlpine said. "After some early confusion, we settled down and limited and limited a very well coach Seattle team's chances.
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