WKU sophomore midfielder Caitlin Hesse's first goal of the season was the difference for the Lady Toppers (6-2, 1-0) in their inaugural Conference USA match at Marshall (3-4-2, 0-1-0) on Saturday as they won their third-straight game, 1-0, at Veterans Memorial Soccer Complex.
Coming off consecutive wins and a 5-2 non-conference showing, WKU Soccer begins its inaugural Conference USA schedule Saturday at Veterans Memorial Soccer Complex when it heads east to face Marshall (3-3-2) at 6 p.m. (CT).
For the second-straight game junior forward Lauren Moats provided the winning margin for WKU Soccer, connecting on a free kick in the 68th minute to lift the Lady Toppers (5-2) to a 1-0 victory over Indiana State (2-5-2) Friday night at Memorial Stadium.
WKU Soccer will play its final non-conference tune up before heading into its inaugural Conference USA slate when the Lady Toppers (4-2) visit Indiana State (2-4-2) on Friday. First touch is set for 6 p.m. (CT) at Memorial Stadium.
WKU and Sacred Heart battled into overtime Sunday afternoon at the Yale Classic but Lady Topper junior forward Lauren Moats netted the golden goal in the 96th minute to lift WKU past the Pioneers, 2-1 at Reese Stadium.