BRENHAM, Texas — Blinn College women's soccer (1-3) took a break from conference play to face off against the ninth-ranked team in the NJCAA Division III poll, Richland College. Although the Buccaneers took five shots and made two shots on goal, Richland managed a 10-2 victory on Tuesday night at Rankin Field.
After Richland took a 2-0 lead in the first half, Jackson assisted Rabold for Blinn's first goal in the 32nd minute to keep the Buccaneers in the game, 2-1. However, Richland took back the momentum to score the next four goals for a 6-1 lead.
Gonzalez scored the final goal for Blinn in the 78th minute for the Buccaneers to trail 6-2. Richland scored the next four goals for a 10-2 final.
Blinn College women's soccer will resume conference play on the road when the Buccaneers take on Northeast Texas Community College on Friday, Sept. 7, at 3 p.m.
Blinn has competed in intercollegiate athletics since 1903 and captured 38 NJCAA national championships since 1987.