Omaha, Neb. -- A pair of second-half goals lifted Nebraska-Omaha over the visiting Missouri Southern soccer team 2-1 tonight in MIAA soccer action in Omaha.
The Lions (3-8-4, 3-6-4 MIAA) got on the board first as Cortney Sanders converted a penalty kick at the 19-minute mark of the first half and Southern would take a 1-0 lead into the break.
Omaha (8-7-1, 8-5-1 MIAA) answered back and tied the match in the 53rd minute with a goal from Jordyn Braun, and went ahead with a score from Danielle Archuleta in the 67th minute.
Southern will be back in action this Saturday evening when the Lions play host to Missouri Western at 7 pm at Hal Bodon Field. The game will be senior night for the three Lions' seniors on the roster.