Rangers Edged by Lubbock Christian 3-2

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Rangers Edged by Lubbock Christian 3-2

Rangers Edged by Lubbock Christian 3-2Box Score

ALVA, Okla. - The Ranger soccer team was edged by Lubbock Christian on Tuesday afternoon, as the Lady Chaparrals owned a 3-2 victory at the Alva Rec. Complex with three second half goals.

Northwestern struck quick as Brianne Brown scored her fifth goal of the season off a foul kick from Christina Nunez, just 45 seconds into the game.

The Rangers 1-0 lead was cut in the 48th minute, as LCU tied the game at 1-1.

Taylor Marsh netted her fourth goal of the season off another assist from Nunez, giving the Rangers the go-ahead goal at the 51 minute mark. 

Lubbock Christian scored two consecutive unassisted goals in the 60th and 66th minute to take the 3-2 win.

In the physical match, featuring three yellow cards and a combined 35 fouls, Northwestern got off six shots, while four were on goal. The opposition took 22 shots, 16 coming in the second half.

Kelsey Archer produced her second 10-save game, facing 13 shots on goal.

The Rangers (3-7, 0-3) will travel to Edmond on Saturday for a 6 p.m. match against Oklahoma Christian.