Women’s soccer: Pikeville tops Brescia, 5-1


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Macarena Acuna recorded a hat trick in Pikeville’s victory over Brescia on Wednesday night.


OWENSBORO – The University of Pikeville women’s soccer team has back-to-back wins for the first time this season after topping Brescia University 5-1 on the road Wednesday night.

The win came just two days after the Bears shut out Johnson (Tenn.) 7-0. On Wednesday, Macarena Acuna was the offensive catalyst with three goals, while Kaitlyn Abdon and Paulina Ruiz chipped in with one goal each.

It’s the first game for Acuna with multiple goals, she had scored a lone goal in four previous outings.

With the win, Pikeville improved to 4-13.

Brescia dropped to 2-12 with the loss.

Next up for the Bears is the regular-season finale on Oct. 31 at St. Catharine. The Mid-South Conference Championships is up after that with first-round play scheduled for Nov. 5 in Bowling Green.

Macarena Acuna recorded a hat trick in Pikeville’s victory over Brescia on Wednesday night.
http://floydcountytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/web1_Macarena_Acuna.jpgMacarena Acuna recorded a hat trick in Pikeville’s victory over Brescia on Wednesday night.

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