Jefferson City, Tenn.----Carson-Newman scored a season high six goals to defeat Columbus State and win the Southeast Region and advance to the Elite Eight for the first time since 2009. The Eagles sophomore goalkeeper, Jacqueline Burns made seven saves to keep the Cougars off the scoreboard. With the victory Carson-Newman will advance to the Elite Eight and take on South Region Champion West Florida Sunday, November 19 at 2 PM.
Score: #1 Carson-Newman 6, #2 Columbus State 0
Records: #1 Carson-Newman (19-0-1, 8-0-1 SAC), Columbus State (16-4, 8-2 PBC)
Location: McCown Field, Jefferson City, Tenn.
INSIDE THE BOX SCORE
-Carson-Newman had 21 shots, 15 on goal.
-Columbus State recorded 15 shots, eight on goal.
-Carson-Newman's Mosengo lead the match with two goals. She scored both goals in the second half.
-The two teams combined for 20 fouls.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Carson-Newman's Lauren Wade opened the scoring in the 27th minute for her 17th goal on the season.
Ten minutes later Alex Brandan put the Eagles up 2-0.
In the 51st minute Mosengo put the corner kick in tipped off a Cougar to give the Eagles a 3-0 lead.
Helen Seed found the back of the net for the fourth time this season to put the Eagles up 4-0.
Carson-Newman's Emilee Futrell scored her eight goal of the season.
Mosengo scored the final goal of the match in the 85th minute for her 13th on the season.
Fifteen of Carson-Newman's 21 shots were on goal. Eagles goalkeeper, Jacqueline Burns, made eight saves.
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