CONWAY, S.C. – Georgia State women’s soccer fell to Coastal Carolina 2-0 Friday night at the CCU Soccer Stadium.
The loss snapped GSU’s two-match win streak over the Chanticleers and dropped the Panthers to 4-7-2 overall and 1-3-1 in conference play. Coastal Carolina improved to 5-6-2 on the year and 3-2-1 in the Sun Belt.
Coastal Carolina controlled possession for the majority of the first half on Friday, out-shooting the Panthers 8-3. Neither side was able to create any threatening scoring chances, as both teams headed to the break without a shot on goal.
The Chanticleers broke the scoreless tie in the 77th minute when Sunny Sigurvinsdottir fired a strike that sailed into the top-right corner of the goal to give CCU a 1-0 advantage. Coastal Carolina added to its lead just four minutes later, getting a goal from Hannah Miller in the 81st minute.
Coastal Carolina finished with a 16-8 edge in total shots over GSU, including a 3-1 advantage in shots on goal.
The Panthers are back in action 1 p.m. Saturday to take on rival Georgia Southern in Statesboro, Ga.