The Lady Soccer Warriors improved to 12-1-1 overall and 5-0-1 in the MACJC North Division under second-year head coach Gray Massey.
Tamia Cavett gave EC a 1-0 lead with her goal in the 44th minute. Cavett is a freshman forward and product of Murrah High School. Katelyn Denton was credited with a scoring assist. Denton is freshman midfielder from Lewisburg.
Carrissa Stevenson scored in the 84th minute and received a scoring assist from Kayla Anderson. Stevenson is a freshman forward from Harrison Central. Anderson is a freshman midfielder from Florence.
Anderson completed the scoring with her goal in the 86th minute. Gabby Stapp, a freshman midfielder from West Harrison, was credited with a scoring assist.
EC’s defense kept the Lady Rangers from attempting a shot during the entire division matchup.
The Lady Soccer Warriors defeated Itawamba 2-1 Monday, October 13 on the Fulton campus. The division battle was scheduled for October 10 but was postponed due to inclement weather.
Cavett put EC on the scoreboard in the 52nd minute. Stevenson and Allie Turner were credited with scoring assists. Turner is a freshman midfielder from Horn Lake.
Rebekah Miller of ICC tied the game at 1-1 with her goal in the 69th minute.
Ashlan Culberson gave EC the lead for good with her goal in the 85th minute. Culberson is a sophomore forward from Brandon.
In men’s action, EC was shut out 3-0 to the visiting Rangers and fell to 5-6-2 overall and 1-4 in league play. Kenneth Thompson serves as head coach.
Armando Barron scored twice for the Northwest, which improved to 7-7-0 and 3-4-0. Thomas King also scored for the Rangers. Karim Mueller and Mamadou Mbaye were credited with scoring assists.
The matchup between the Soccer Warriors and Itawamba has been rescheduled for noon Sunday, October 19 in Fulton.
EC soccer squads host Hinds Community College Friday, October 17. Game times for the division battles are set for 2 and 4 p.m. on the Decatur campus.