App State falls short of College of Charleston


MT. PLEASANT, SC – App State sophomore Stephanie Barbosa headed a ball into the back of the net to make it 1-1 in the opening half, but the College of Charleston delivered the final blow moments later and the Mountaineers fell 2-1 on Sunday.

Barbosa was set up by freshmen Shannon Studer who delivered a long range cross in the box. Barbosa read the pass well, timed the bounce and headed it over goalkeeper Katie Carrino’s fingertips in the 29e minute.

The Cougars scored the winning goal just four minutes later, when Jenna Snead scored her first of the season and regained the lead before halftime.

App State ended the game with 12 shots, including six on target, led by Anna Kate Highsmith who came off the bench to put all three shots on target. pupil, Izzi Woodand Lela Stark each ended with two shots apiece.

While goalkeeper Kerry Eagleston scored only two saves in the afternoon, both were diving efforts in threatening areas.

The Cougars jumped on the board in just 16 minutes when Grace Powell scored her sixth goal of the season on a cross over the mouth.

App State is closing a non-conference game on Thursday as they host the Radford Highlanders at 7 p.m. puppy and a matching dog tag for

himself. The match will be broadcast on ESPN+.


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