CHEYENNE – Freshman Beyonce Robinson scored two goals to help the No. 10-ranked Laramie County Community College women’s soccer team rally for a 3-1 victory over third-ranked Iowa Western Community College on Sunday in Wichita, Kansas.
Robinson scored the go-ahead goal in the 76th minute with an assist from sophomore Faith Meredith. She added another marker in the 82nd off an assist from Abree Hill.
Lauren Amerena knotted the score 1-1 with an assist from Taylor Meyrick in the 63rd.
It was the second consecutive match the Golden Eagles (3-0-1) overcame a 1-0 halftime deficit to win 3-1.
"We learned two things this weekend; The girls are very fit and have a lot of grit," LCCC coach Jim Gardner said. "It looks like three is our number right now, and we are a strong second-half team."
LCCC 3, IOWA WESTERN 1
Halftime: Iowa Western 1-0.
Goals: IWCC, Cardona (unassisted), 9. LCCC, Amarena (Meyrick), 63. LCCC, Robinson (Meredith), 76. LCCC, Robinson (Hill), 82.
Shots: IWCC 15, LCCC 12. Shots on goal: IWCC 11, LCCC 11. Saves: IWCC 8 (Gonzalez); LCCC 10 (Sitzler).
Corner kicks: IWCC 8, LCCC 5. Offsides: IWCC 2, LCCC 0. Fouls: IWCC 7, LCCC 5.