Eagles soar past ASA College 5-1

Madison Politis (23) scored twice in Polk State’s 5-1 win over ASA College. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Madison Politis (23) scored twice in Polk State’s 5-1 win over ASA College. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State enjoyed its biggest offensive effort of the season today, defeating ASA College 5-1 in Hialeah, Fla. 

After both teams failed to score in the first half, the Eagles exploded for five goals from the 61stthrough the 88thminute. 

Madison Politis put the Eagles on the scoreboard in the 61stminute with an assist from Vilja Aaltonen

Aaltonen then put the ball in the net three minutes later, assisted by Samantha Gutierrez

Gutierrez had another assist in the 70thminute on a goal by Kyah Van Deutekom

After ASA scored two minutes later, Politis scored again with an assist from Jewell Gentry-Mickelson

She picked up another assist in the 88thminute when Rhiannon Pugh scored Polk State's fifth and final goal. 

The Eagles took 15 shots, making 10 shots on goal and recording five goalkeeper saves. 

ASA had 12 shots, six shots on goal, and four keeper saves. 

The Eagles (4-2) travel to Daytona Beach next Tuesday for a rematch with Daytona State College. 

Oct 20
Women's Soccer 4:00 PM
Broward College
Sophomore Night Lakeland, Fla.
Oct 22
Women's Soccer TBA
at TBA
Region 8 Tournament TBA
Oct 26
Women's Soccer TBA
at TBA
Region 8 Tournament Semi-Finals Melbourne, Fla.
Oct 28
Women's Soccer TBA
at TBA
Region 8 Tournament Finals Melbourne, Fla.
Nov 02
Women's Soccer TBA
at TBA
Conference Tournament Georgia
Nov 12
Women's Soccer TBA
at TBA
NJCAA National Tournament Foley, Ala.
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