Cyclones Edged Out by Stanford
STANFORD, Calif.- The Iowa State soccer team (4-4-0) dropped a hard fought battle to the third-ranked Stanford Cardinal 3-1 Sunday at Laird Q. Cagan stadium in Stanford, Calif.
Turning point of the game
With the score tied 1-1 in the 59th minute Stanford’s Courtney Verloo scored a goal on an assist from Natlie Griffen to put the Cardinal up 2-1. Stanford (5-0-1) would put the game away in the 82nd minute with another goal and a final score of 3-1.
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Cyclone game ball goes to…
Jennifer Dominguez. The Cyclone forward scored a goal in the first 15 seconds of the half to tie the game up 1-1. She was assisted on the goal by Hayley Womack who found Dominguez off a cross. The goal marks the fourth of the season for Dominguez. Honorable mention goes to goalie Maddie Jobe, who tallied a season-high 10 saves.
Cyclone Nation, who was your player of the game? Tweet the player along with the hashtag #CyclONEgameball to @cycloneSCR and we’ll announce the fan’s pick later before Sunday’s game.
*Senior goalkeeper Maddie Jobe recorded 10 saves during the game. She now has 241 saves in her career which is tied for the second most ever for a Cyclone goalkeeper.
*Jennifer Dominguez scored her fourth goal of the season, which leads the Cyclones as a team this year and ranks in the top-five in the Big 12.
Fan tweet of the game
After each game, one tweet will be chose as the “Fan Tweet of the Game”. Fans are encouraged to tweet @cycloneSCR during the game and should check cyclones.com to see if their tweet was chose as “Fan Tweet of the Game”.
The Cyclones will head to Northern Iowa on Friday for a game against the Panthers at 7 p.m. Results will be available on Cyclones.com after the conclusion of the game.