Clarksville, Ark.-Howard Payne scored three second half goals to upend the Lady Eagles 4-2 in American Southwest Conference play Friday in Brownwood, Texas.
Howard Payne (5-5-1, 4-2-1) scored first when Leslie Jones netted a goal in the 36th minute. The score would remain 1-0 through one half of action. Howard Payne scored early in the second half, but Ozarks (3-9-0, 2-4-0) countered with a goal of its own when Kristyn Shinn scored only seconds later to make it 2-1. Emalee Pearson received the assist. Jones, however, answered quickly with a goal in the 60th minute. Another goal ten minutes later put Howard Payne ahead 4-1. Ozarks wouldn’t go down easily as Shinn scored again, this time in the 75th minute. Bianca Cea was credited with the assist.
Ozarks will play at Mary Hardin-Baylor Saturday.