What you need to know:
*GSU fell to Arkansas State 2-0 Sunday afternoon
*Brisa Zavala led the Panthers with two total shots
*Georgia State returns to action 1 p.m. Sunday vs. Troy
JONESBORO, Ark. – Georgia State women’s soccer dropped a 2-0 decision to Arkansas State Sunday afternoon at Valley View Stadium.
The Panthers fell to 2-9-1 overall and 0-4 in the Sun Belt while Arkansas State improved to 5-2-2 on the season and 2-0 in conference play.
GSU got a few looks at goal early in Sunday’s match, but both shots sailed wide. The Red Wolves held a 6-4 advantage in shots and 2-0 advantage in shots on goal at the break.
Arkansas State broke the scoreless tie in the 68th minute off a chip into the high corner of the goal, then added to its lead with another goal in the 75th minute. The Panthers finished with two shots on target on Sunday -- both of which came in the second half -- but were unable to cut into the Red Wolves’ lead.
Brisa Zavala led Georgia State with two total shots, while Jocelyn Jones and Lily Barron each had a shot on goal. GSU keeper Lydia Fraga collected five saves on Sunday, the fourth time this year she’s recorded five or more saves in match.
The Panthers are back in action next Sunday at 1 p.m. against Troy at the GSU Soccer Complex. Fans can watch the game live on GSU official audio and video service PantherVision or follow along via live stats.
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