Warhawk soccer team falls
The second-seeded Pointers (15-3-1) face top-seeded UW-Eau Claire (18-2-1), a 5-1 winner over UW-La Crosse, in today’s 1 p.m. championship game. Whitewater finished 12-8-1.
Stevens Point scored first on Amanda Prawat’s unassisted goal 41 seconds into the game. The Pointers gained a 2-0 advantage on Prawat’s second goal at 32:41.
Whitewater cut Stevens Point’s lead to 2-1 near the 42-minute mark when a corner kick deflected off a Pointer and the Warhawks’ Jennan Samp scored on a header for her second goal of the season.
Stevens Point took a 3-1 lead at 62 minutes. Whitewater’s Holly U’ren scored an unassisted goal at 89 minutes for the final score.
STEVENS POINT 3, WHITEWATER 2
UW-Whitewater 1 1—2
UW-Stevens Point 2 1—3
SP—Amanda Prawat (Unassisted), :41. SP—Prawat (Kaylee Weise), 32:41. W—Jenna Samp (Unassisted), 41:58.
SP—Kaylee Weise (unassisted), 62:08. W—Holly U’ren (unassisted), 89:00.
Saves—Amy Bailey (W) 4, Meridith DeCaluwe (SP) 4.