Lady Demon Soccer
September 3, 2018 - Soccer Balls
9/7/2018 – 7:00 p.m.
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NATCHITOCHES – Senior brazen Brittany Caserma thrashed her approach into a scoring mainstay Sunday with her second career shawl pretence as Northwestern State bested ULM, 5-2.
Caserma, NSU’s heading idea scorer from 2017, missed a initial dual games of a deteriorate and didn’t measure in a subsequent dual before tallying 3 goals Sunday.
Caserma knocked in NSU’s initial goals in a initial 27 mins to build a lead that a Lady Demons (3-2) didn’t relinquish to a Warhawks (0-6).
“I was means to get to a 50-50 balls currently with this being a initial and usually diversion of a week,” Caserma said. “My certainty was adult after being means to play and get some-more gentle with everybody on a team, and everybody felt unequivocally assured on a round today.
“We weren’t perplexing to force anything.”
Caserma constructed her initial career shawl pretence in a 2017 opener opposite LSU-Shreveport.
The Murrieta, California, local pushed NSU out to a discerning 2-0 with a header idea in a 20th minute and a lax round idea in a 27th minute.
“We got to see a impact Caserma has and what she’s means to do,” “Those scrappy moments where she’s peaceful to quarrel and use those earthy attributes to win those balls.
“Her initial idea was a illusory header, and she wasn’t holding no for answer. Any time we get a shawl trick, that’s fantastic.”
With Caserma’s shawl trick, she vaults into NSU’s tip 10 in career goals (19) and points (40).
Freshman brazen Jalen Donaldson had both assists on Caserma’s initial dual goals. Donaldson crossed a round in a box that found Caserma’s conduct and afterwards dismissed a round into a box that Caserma connected with.
Donaldson leads NSU with 3 assists this deteriorate and has 5 points overall.
The Lady Demons haven’t scored during slightest 5 goals given a 2017 opener opposite NAIA member LSUS (12 goals). The final time NSU scored 5 goals opposite a Division we member was in 2015 opposite Alcorn State (eight goals).
NSU had dual career firsts Sunday as Natalee Henry and Norma Trejo any scored goals.
Henry’s idea finished adult being a game-winner as she finished an Apr Trowbridge cranky from tighten operation in front of a idea to give NSU a 3-0 lead in a 41st minute.
“It felt good to get in and get on a ball,” Henry said. “It was a good support by Trowbridge, and we deserved this idea and all a other goals we scored today.
“I was saying a far-reaching open idea after Trowbridge found me.”
ULM responded in a final mins of a initial half with a Mackenzie Bell goal, her initial of dual goals on a day.
But NSU put an exclamation symbol on a win in a opening mins of a second half after Caserma headed in a round to miscarry a Jayden Wheeler shot.
NSU led 4-1 in a 49th minute.
The Warhawks, who took a clever McNeese patrol to overtime Friday, stayed within distinguished operation when Bell’s second idea sliced a lead to 4-2 in a 60th minute.
But Trejo capped a win by finishing a idea after Caserma collided with ULM goalkeeper Bre Truscott in a 77th minute.
“It feels amazing. we was articulate to my teammate (Kiara Padilla) on a sideline, and she pronounced that we improved measure one,” Trejo said. “Shout out to Kiara.
“When a play happened, we was meditative we had to make this. The idea was far-reaching open, so if we missed it, it would have been terrible. But luckily we done it.”
NSU logged a initial home of a deteriorate to start a five-match home stretch. Up subsequent is Southern on Friday during 7 p.m.