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Ole Miss Athletics
OXFORD, Miss. – No. 9 Ole Miss stored its win streak alive with a penalty kick purpose, giving them a 2-1 victory over Western Kentucky on Thursday.
Whereas the Rebels held possession for a lot of the first half and had few scoring alternatives, each groups got here away tied on the finish of 1 half. Ole Miss shot on the purpose twice as many instances and took 4 nook kicks in comparison with the Girl Toppers’ one within the first 45 minutes of play.
Marykate McGuire, after receiving a cross from Mo O’Connor, made a transfer to the middle of the sector after which juked out a defender again to the left for a gap.
McGuire broke the stalemate with a left-footed strike previous the diving Western Kentucky keeper. The senior ahead tallied her fifth purpose of the season and O’Connor earned her fourth help.
The Girl Toppers rapidly responded with a purpose of their very own 5 minutes later with their solely shot of the half.
The Rebels proceed to assault the Girl Toppers’ purpose, taking eight photographs within the second half. Ole Miss’ fixed assault led to a Western Kentucky foul contained in the eighteen, organising a penalty kick within the 72nd minute.
Worth Loposer, referred to as upon to take the kick, nailed the ball to the again of the online. It is the primary profession purpose for the Ole Miss junior defender. Ashley Orkus made two saves on three photographs confronted. Loposer, Taylor Radecki and Sydney Michalak all performed 90 minutes, main a protection that allowed simply three photographs all sport.
Ole Miss performs its subsequent sport at residence in Oxford towards Southern Miss at 2 p.m. on Sunday. The match will probably be obtainable for streaming via SEC Community+.