YUMA, ARIZONA – The Lady Matadors got started quickly Wednesday evening and kept at it, as they defeated their I-8 rivals by a final of 10-0 at the AWC Soccer Field.
With the victory, the Lady Matadors improve to 8-3 overall. With the loss, Imperial Valley College falls to 0-2 overall.
The Lady Matadors offense struck for eight first half goals to take a commanding 8-0 lead at halftime.
Sara Rodriguez scored her first of two goals on the night less than ten minutes into the match. AWC would then capitalize shortly thereafter on an own goal from Imperial Valley.
Both Rodriguez and Greta Espinoza paced the way for the Lady Matadors on Wednesday; each tallied two goals and an assist on the evening.
Carolyn Sosa got her first night off between the pipes, as Fabiola Sandoval recorded a shutout in her first start in goal this season.
Up next for the Lady Matadors is a home doubleheader with the AWC men on Saturday as both teams welcome Phoenix College to town. The Lady Matadors will get things going at 4:30pm, followed by the men at 7pm over at the AWC Soccer Field on campus.