SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Augustana) – The Augustana women’s soccer team completed a weekend sweep on Sunday afternoon, defeating Sioux Falls 3-0 at Morstad Field.
The win moves the Vikings to 7-4-2 overall and 5-3-1 in NSIC play, while the Cougars fall to 3-7-2 overall and 3-4-2 in conference action.
Three different Vikings netted goals, with Annika Bard netting the opener, Mackenzie Ternes scoring her first of the season to take a 2-0 advantage, and Madelyn White scoring the lone second half goal.
Jillian Barkus earned her fifth clean sheet on the season and her 30th career win, making a pair of saves in the process.
GOAL (AU) 12′ – Bard opened the scoring, as a corner kick off the foot of Korte pinballed around in the box before finding Bard, who whistled a shot into the upper right corner.
GOAL (AU) 20′ – The Vikings scored a second goal off a corner kick, as Korte booted one off the head of White that ended up at the feet of Ternes, who put the finishing touches on a 2-0 lead.
GOAL (AU) 54′ – White capped the Viking scoring, as her and Douglas pressed the USF defense to force a turnover, allowing Douglas to find White and give her a one on one with the keeper, an opportunity that White buried.
AU hits the road for an NSIC conference matchup against Bemidji State on Friday, Oct. 20 at 6 p.m.