Golden Eagles Defeat Park

Siloam Springs, Ark. (September 26, 2005) — The John Brown Golden Eagles broke a four-game losing streak Saturday with a solid 3-1 win over Park (Mo.). Nikki Ganter scored in the 20th minute on an assist from Abby Leonard, and Allie Newburn scored on an assist by Ganter in the 33rd to give John Brown (4-4-1) a 2-1 halftime lead. Stacie Burley scored an unassisted goal in the 80th minute to seal the victory, and Natalie Wall made three saves as goalkeeper. Michelle Egler made 10 saves for Park (4-5).

John Brown opens its Sooner Athletic Conference season on the road Friday at Northwestern Oklahoma State.