8.26.11 | Women's Soccer
No. 5 Baker women drop season opener to Westminster
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Margo Hickman went one-on-one with Maggie Dupes in the 108th minute of play and netted the game-winning goal to spurn a 2-1 upset over No. 5 Baker on Friday afternoon.
The game was scoreless heading into halftime as both squads played nearly head-to-head in every statistical category. Both teams finished the game with eight shots on goal apiece. Margo Hickman led Westminster with four shots on goal, while Jordan Dolbin led the Wildcats with three.
The Wildcats got on the scoreboard first in the 58th minute when Alix Schiraldi’s shot on goal was deflected into the net by a Westminster defender. It wasn’t until the 85th minute that the Griffins managed to tie things up thanks to a breakaway by Margo Hickman and Brianna Wilson.
Goalkeeper Maggie Dupes recorded six saves in the contest.
Baker will return to action on Saturday afternoon when they face Rocky Mountain (Mont.) at 2 p.m. CT
View the box score here