The Eagles end the season with a draw

Women’s soccer tied the game against APU, 3-3.

Natalie Hernandez, Sports Editor

On Nov. 13, women’s soccer faced the Azusa Pacific University Cougars at home, ending their PacWest conference standings at 5-4-1. Biola was unable to score in two overtime halves, tying the game, 3-3.


APU fired off the first period by making the first goal of the match at 23 minutes. The Eagles quickly responded with a goal made by freshman forward Jazmin Montalvo. In less than a minute redshirt freshman forward Abby Chavez scored another goal for Biola assisted by redshirt junior forward Sarah Freed, gaining a one-point lead. APU retaliated, tying the game 2-2 to end the first half. 

Similarly, the second half was an even game until the Eagles broke the tie two minutes into the game with a goal from Freed assisted by redshirt sophomore forward Christine Maranville. The second half ended with a draw, 3-3, and ran into overtime. 

Neither team was able to score a goal in two overtime periods, ending the game with a tie, 3-3. 

Women’s soccer finished their season 7-8-2 overall, 5-4-1 conference. Stats from today’s match are located on the Biola Athletics website. 


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