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Golden Eagles Win Thriller in Overtime

Golden Eagles Win Thriller in Overtime

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 2 – Houston Baptist 1
Records: ORU (3-2) – HBU (1-4)
Location: Case Soccer Complex - Tulsa, Okla.


TULSA, Okla. – The ORU women's soccer team won in double overtime Friday evening against Houston Baptist 2-1.

Houston Baptist's Sabriah Spencer scored the first goal of the match in the 50th minute from five feet out at the center of the goalie box. Her goal was assisted by Autumn Wildung with a pass from the right side.

The Golden Eagles' Chloe Basnett tied the game in the 80th minute by retrieving the ball and scoring from inside the goalie box. Her goal was assisted by Maria Stordahl.

ORU took the game to double overtime and Mariah Morgan shot the ball in to the net from 30 yards out for the win. Her goal was unassisted.

Inside the Box Score

  • ORU out-shot Houston Baptist 15-6 in the match. The Golden Eagles had seven shots on goal.
  • Ryliegh Bohnenstiehl played the first half and made two saves. Paige Vincent played the remainder of the game and had one save.
  • A physical game between the two teams allowed 18 fouls. ORU's Tahlor Lyman was assessed a yellow card at the 58 minute mark.
  • Chloe Basnett and Brittney Lawrence each took three shots and both had two shots on goal. 

Up Next
ORU will be back in action on Sunday, September 4 as the Golden Eagles host Missouri State at the Case Soccer Complex. The match is set to begin at 1 p.m.

For the latest information on ORU women's soccer, follow @ORUWSoccer on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.

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