BOONE, N.C. – App State women’s soccer fell to Texas State on Sunday afternoon at Ted Mackorell Soccer Complex.
The Mountaineers drop 4-8-1 overall and 0-6-0 in conference play, while Texas State moves 7-6-1 on the season and 4-4-0 in the league.
Both defenses held strong for the majority of the contest, keeping the match scoreless through the first half.
After the halftime break, the Mountaineers came out fighting after three back-to-back shots in the 70th minute of the contest. Breckyn Monteith caught the rebound off a shot by Olivia Cohen, who struck early, hitting the sidebar. Hayley Boyles entered the action, but the shot was saved by the Bobcat’s keeper.
A penalty kick in the 81st minute was the difference for the…