Last week, the lady Rams gold soccer team won both of its games,
with the first win coming against CSU-Green. Eryn Gallager scored
the lone goal in the 1-0 victory.
The team also defeated Northern Colorado by a score of 3-0.
Senior forward Kerry Greer scored two goals while Kirsten Nelson
added the other. The women are now 14-2 on the year. The two loses
both came against in-state rival Colorado. With another matchup
this Friday, the women are looking for payback.
“We definitely owe them a loss,” Greer said. “We may have lost
twice to them, but we’re the better team. We need to come out ready
Hard-hitting Rams hockey
The CSU hockey team went 1-1-1 last weekend, bringing its
overall record to 5-1-1. The team tied Stoney Brooke in the first
game of the tournament. The Rams then beat Wagner 2-1 on a
game-winning goal with two minutes left in the third period. In the
last game, CSU lost a tough game to Davenport 11-2. The highlight
of the weekend came from aggressive, illegal play as the Rams
tallied 72 total penalty minutes in three games.
“It was sweet. Keith Steigerwald got in a fight and won. But we
are playing some awesome hockey in the first part of the year,”
said Jordan Stover, CSU hockey president.
Unfortunately, the Rams will be without defensive leader Chris
Hau, who was suspended for 30 days after fighting in the Davenport
game. The next game will be against Utah State 7:30 p.m. Friday at
Edora Pool Ice Center, 1801 Riverside Ave.
Ultimate wins seven at Plain Nasty
The CSU ultimate Frisbee team returned from Oklahoma after
playing in the Plain Nasty Ultimate Frisbee Tournament. CSU’s team
took two teams down in the tourney, one going 4-0 and the other
3-1. Combined, the players took home a sixth-place finish. With a
young bunch of guys, the year still looks to be a positive one for
“We have a lot rookies, but most have played before,” said Zach
Taylor, a veteran of three years. “We hope to take on nationals in
Rugby teams pick up wins
The men’s rugby team scorched New Mexico State 74-0 in its only
game of the weekend.
“We were up 43-0 at halftime and the referee called the game
with 12 minutes left,” said CSU coach Todd Gates.
The Rams will take on the Fort Collins men’s team noon on
Saturday at Boltz Junior High. Their next Eastern Rockies Rugby
Football Union league match will come on Oct. 31 at the Air Force
The rugby women played at home Sunday, beating Wyoming 12-0.
Locks Alyssa Amason and Amanda Kehmeier scored one try each in the
victory. The team’s overall record is 3-3 and 1-1 in the Eastern
Rockies Rugby Football Union. This weekend the players will travel
to Albuquerque, N.M., for the High Dirt Tournament.