UCSB Drops Season Finale at Cal Poly, 1-0

Kelly McGrath (Photo by James Colon)
Kelly McGrath (Photo by James Colon)

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - The UC Santa Barbara women's soccer team's season came to an end on Sunday afternoon when the Gauchos dropped a 1-0 decision to Cal Poly.

UCSB finishes the year with an overall record of 5-11-2 and a league mark of 2-5-1.  The Mustangs won the league's regular season title with an overall record of 9-6-3 and a Big West Conference record of 6-1-2 (20 points).

Cal Poly scored the only goal of the match in the 73rd-minute when Elise Krieghoff received a perfect feed from Sara Epps and walloped home a shot into the back right corner of the goal.  

UCSB battled hard, but was unable to break through with a score. The loss factors into the Blue-Green Rivalry, giving the Mustangs a point.