Saturday, October 8, 2016
Despite being outshot 18-5, the Kansas women’s soccer team was able to push No. 3 West Virginia, but ultimately came up short, 1-0, at Rock Chalk Park on Friday night.
The Jayhawks fell to 8-4-2 overall and 3-1-0 in conference play.
Forward Lois Heuchan and midfielder Katie McClure each posted a pair of shots for the Jayhawks, who were held to a season low five shots. Meanwhile, Kansas keeper Maddy Dobyns collected three saves.
The four-time defending Big 12 Champions were constantly on the attack in the first frame, posting 12 shots and 11 corner kicks. That eventually led to a goal for West Virginia in the 38th minute by midfielder Alli Magal.
Kansas will play host to Oklahoma State at 1 p.m. Sunday.