POCATELLO, Idaho (9/5/2010) - Boise State University’s soccer team lost a heartbreaker in Pocatello Sunday afternoon as Idaho State defeated the Broncos 1-0 in overtime at Davis Field. The Bengal’s Rachel Strawn scored in the 94th minute to win the final match of the Governor’s Cup. Freshman Katy Oehring led Boise State with two shots on goal during the contest. Liz Ruiz and Lauren Hickok were named to the all-tournament team.
There were few scoring opportunities by either team during the match as the Bengals out shot the Broncos five to four in shots on goal. The Broncos had an off weekend as they struggled to score losing a pair of 1-0 shutouts in Pocatello.
Boise State had three shots on goal in the opening 45 minutes by Ashley Walsh in the 17th minute, Katy Oehring in 31st and Ebie Harris in the 43rd. Add to those possibilities a Chelsea Robinson shot that hit the crossbar in the 34th. Unfortunately, none of them made it past the Bengal keeper Bailey Williams.
The second half saw Idaho State out shoot Boise State five to one in shots on goal with the decisive one coming in the fourth minute of overtime by Strawn. The lone Bronco shot was by Oehring in the 76th minute.
Boise State moves to 2-4 on the year while Idaho State improves to 3-2-1. Next up for Boise State is the first home game of the year after six road games. The Broncos will host Seattle University next Sunday, Sept. 12, at 1:00 p.m.
Final Game Summary
Boise State at Idaho State (Sep 05, 2010 at Pocatello, ID)
Boise State (2-4-0) vs. Idaho State (3-2-1)
Date: Sep 05, 2010 Attendance: 393
Weather: Sunny, 66 degrees, bursts of strong wind
Goals by period 1 2 OT Tot
Boise State......... 0 0 0 - 0
Idaho State......... 0 0 1 - 1
1. 93:52 ISU Strawn, Rachel (2) (Godfrey, Kiley;Stainbrook, Allyson)
Shots: Boise State 8, Idaho State 13
Shots on Goal: Boise State 4, Idaho State 5
Saves: Boise State 4 (Ruiz, Liz 3; TEAM 1), Idaho State 4 (Williams,
Fourth Game of Governor’s Cup
2010 Governor’s Cup All-Tournament Team
Rachel Strawn- Idaho State
Kelsea Godfrey – Idaho State
Chelsea Smalls – Idaho
Cassanda San – Idaho
Liz Ruiz – Boise State
Lauren Hickock – Boise State
Camille Broderick – Utah Valley
Danielle Anderson – Utah Valley