AZUSA, Calif (Sept. 26, 2013) – The BYU-Hawaii women's soccer team fell to Azusa Pacific 3-0 for its first game on the mainland.
BYU-Hawaii (1-2-1, 0-1) had a hard time finding shot opportunities as the game went on, picking up just three on the day while APU (4-1-1, 2-0-1) was aggressive, managing 10 shots on goal.
The Seasiders started off the game strong with two corner kick opportunities but failed to capitalize. APU jumped out in front in the 35th minute off a corner kick deflection sending the teams in at half time 1-0 in favor of the Cougars.
APU started the second half with a 52nd minute goal putting the Seasiders in a 2-0 hole.
BYU-Hawaii seemed determined to close the gap but in the 65th minute APU put another one in the back of the net making the count 3-0.
The Seasiders hoped to put at least one point on the board as Kassy Binning ripped a beautiful shot past the keeper but it unfortunately hit the right post.
BYU-Hawaii will be looking bounce back as they head to Riverside to play Cal Baptist Saturday at 1 p.m. PST.