Athletic Event

Illinois Central College

Lady Chiefs begin weekend excursion to central Illinois with tough loss to ICC

Conference: No

Opponent:
2 - 3 (L)

Playing the first of back-to-back weekend matches, the Lady Chiefs fell 3-2 in a hard fought game against Illinois Central College at the East Side Center Sports Complex in East Peoria. Illinois Central College's Jesse Markas scored the decisive goal with just eight minutes remaining. Haley Kilbride tallied the first of two goals in the first half as the teams went into the break tied at one. Kilbride then gave Waubonsee the lead in the 56th minute with an assist from Kelli Cardine. However, the Cougars tied the match in the 73rd minute before Markas booked the eventual game-winning goal. Melissa Gallardo turned back nine shots in goal for Waubonsee as the Cougars out shot the Lady Chiefs 12-6 for the match.