BATON ROUGE, La. – On the night that the Lady Jaguars celebrated five seniors, Southern University could not pull out the victory dropping the home tilt to Mississippi Valley State University Delta Devils 7-0.
Mississippi Valley State (2-2, 4-8) scored first to take the early 1-0 lead at the 11’ mark on a Laadi Issaka score in the box off a Sheyenne Bonnick assist. Southern (0-4-1, 0-9-1) was not able to generate much offense producing three shots on goal.
MVSU added another goal at the 34’ mark to take a 2-0 lead when Bonnick scored on an Issaka assist.
The Delta Devils kept the pressure on scoring five second half goals. The scoring started 10 minutes into the second half, when Issaka blew past the Lady Jaguars defense and scored on a slim line past the goal keeper for her second goal.
MVSU added two goals within thirty seconds, when Sheyenne Bonnick posted her third goal of the match and Sarah Molinar found the back of the net to produce the final tally.
Southern will travel to our nation’s capital to face the Howard University Bison Friday, Oct. 13 in Washington, D.C.