LAKEWOOD, Colo. – Jennifer Goethe scored on a penalty to complete a come-from-behind Oklahoma Baptist win, 2-1, over Colorado Christian in the championship game of the NCCAA Central Region Tournament.
Alyssa Regalado scored her eighth goal of the season in the 35th minute and CCU led 1-0 at halftime.
Abigail Hicks drove home a centered pass in the 56th minute to square the score and Goethe added a penalty kick with 1:14 left in the game, capping a furious final 10 minutes.
While the score was still 1-1, Emma Beck recorded three saves in the final 10 minutes and finished with seven for the match.
OBU was out-shot 12-7 and put six shots on goal, including three by Goethe and two by Ruth King.
With the win, the Lady Bison advance to the NCCAA National Championships in Kissimmee, Florida. The tournament starts Nov. 28.