Air Force Drops Heartbreaker in Overtime at San Diego State, 2-1
Oct. 14, 2010
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The Air Force women's soccer team dropped a 2-1 Mountain West Conference match in overtime at San Diego State Thursday night at the SDSU Sports Deck. The loss drops the Falcons to 7-7-1, 0-3 while the Aztecs improved to 4-8-3, 2-1.
Carly Johnson's golden goal in the 99th minute rallied San Diego State to the win.
Despite getting out-shot 30-5 and on the opposite end of a 14-0 corner kick disadvantage, the Falcons hung tough and gave the Aztecs all they could handle.
San Diego State took an early 1-0 lead with a goal in the 22nd minute by Soledad Gomez. Haley Palmer assisted on the score.
Johnson then broke up the tie on a a header off a corner from Palmer.
Freshman goalkeeper Kelly Stambaugh recorded 10 saves in the loss.
Air Force returns to action Saturday, Oct. 16, at UNLV.