Cal State University San Marcos women's soccer pulled off a huge upset, beating previously undefeated and #1 nationally ranked University of California San Diego (UCSD) 1-0 Tuesday in a California Collegiate Athletic Association match.
In the 64th minute, Cougars forward Madyson Brown sent a corner kick near the goal, after the ball bounced around, Lauren Perry scored with a laser in the top of the goal.
Perry said, "It feels good, total team effort, everyone deserves that goal, it wasn't mine, it was everyone's."
UCSD entered the match 9-0-1, but were dealt their first loss of the season.
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Perry added, "It was our biggest game of our careers, I'm proud of how we played."
The victory over UCSD is CSUSM's first in program history after 8 previous attempts. It's also CSUSM's first win over a top ranked team in its NCAA Division II history.
CSUSM is 5-4 on the season, 4-1 in CCAA play. UCSD falls to 9-1-1, 4-1 in CCAA.