ST. CHARLES, Mo. -- Lara Doescher connected on a penalty kick with 18 seconds left to spot Washburn to a 2-1 win at Lindenwood handing the Lady Lions their first MIAA loss of the season. Washburn (8-5-1, 5-2-1 MIAA) runs its unbeaten streak to six games and will host Emporia State in non-conference action on Wednesday in Yager Stadium.
Washburn was awarded the penalty kick opportunity with 18 seconds remaining in the match when Caysie Beetley was taken down inside the box. Lara Doescher then stepped up and sent the ball into the right hand side of the net for the winning goal putting Washburn up 2-1. It was Doescher's third goal of the season.
Washburn's Beetley put the Ichabods up 1-0 with her third goal of the season breaking a scoreless halftime tie off an assist from Cadence Bourne in the 46th minute. The Lady Lions would tie the score in the 62nd minute when Kat Roe scored her sixth goal of the season on an assist from Bailey Cody.
Tori Fuglister picked up the win in net recording seven saves while facing 21 shots in the win.
Both teams had 21 shots in the match with Washburn putting 10 on goal compared to eight for Lindenwood.