ThunderWolves battle Emporia State in nonconference tilt

ThunderWolves battle Emporia State in nonconference tilt

PUEBLO, Colo. (September 8, 2016) - The Colorado State University-Pueblo women's soccer team will entertain Emporia State University in a nonconference match Friday at 7 p.m. at the Art & Lorraine Gonzales Soccer Stadium.

The Pack return to action after opening the season with a 1-1 record. In the opener CSU-Pueblo fell 2-0 against Texas Woman's University and earned their first victory of the season 2-0 Sunday against Midwestern State.

Laikyn Koss (Sr., Upland, Calif.) netted both goals for the Pack, scoring the games' first goal in the fifth minute and added goal number two in the 17th minute. Megan Garcia (Sr., Pueblo, Colo.) was credited with the assist.

How to Follow the Pack

Friday, September 9, 2016: CSU-Pueblo vs. Emporia State  7:00 p.m. (Live stats)

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Up Next for the Pack

CSU-Pueblo concludes its homestand with a rare midweek contest Tuesday (Sept. 13) against Eastern New Mexico. The Pack will begin Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play on the road Sept. 16 at Fort Lewis and conclude the weekend Sept. 18 at Adams State.

CSU-Pueblo News and Notes

  • This is the first meeting between the ThunderWolves and Emporia State.
  • Koss' two goals place her in a tie atop the RMAC leaders.

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.