JBU Women Hold Conference Lead

Siloam Springs, Ark. (October 22, 2005) — The John Brown Golden Eagles remained atop the Sooner Athletic Conference standings Saturday after collecting a key 4-1 victory over Oklahoma Christian. Amber Aparicio, Allie Newburn, and Katie Lawson scored goals in the first half. Kendra Rehner and Stacie Burley each contributed an assist. Oklahoma Christian made the game interesting with a goal in the 50th minute, but Nikki Ganter solidified John Brown’s lead with a goal in the 85th minute, assisted by Crystal Perez. Natalie Wall made 4 saves as the Golden Eagles’ goalkeeper.

John Brown (9-5-1, 5-1) travels to Shawnee, Okla., Tuesday to take on Oklahoma Baptist and play for the regular-season conference title.