Day One Recap
Box Score - Azusa Pacific (Calif.) vs. Hastings (Neb.)
Box Score - Martin Methodist (Tenn.) vs. Baker (Kan.)
Box Score - Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) vs. Oklahoma City
DECATUR, Ala. - The top-three seeded squads, No. 1 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.), No. 2 Azusa Pacific (Calif.) and No. 3 Lee (Tenn.), each earned a spot in the Quarterfinals of the 2011 NAIA Women's Soccer National Championship with Second Round victories Monday at Jack Allen Recreation Complex. Baker (Kan.) once upset Martin Methodist to also advance in the 28th annual event.
Playing in the nightcap, Lindsey Wilson used a 2-1 decision to down 16th-seeded Oklahoma City. Mia Persson and Laerke Michaelsen's goals helped the Blue Raiders remain undefeated at 19-0-2. They will face the winner of No. 8 Concordia (Ore.) and No. 9 Spring Arbor (Mich.) in Wednesday's Quarterfinals.
Three-time defending national champion Lee opened Monday's action with an explosive offense, defeating Houghton (N.Y.) 6-0. Ode Fulutudilu and Charlotte Canlett each scored a pair of goals, with Danielle Ciabattone and Leah Fortune netting the others. The Lady Flames improve to 20-2-0 and await the winner of sixth-seeded Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) and No. 11-seeded Embry-Riddle (Fla.) for their Quarterfinals matchup.
Second-seeded Azusa Pacific (Calif.) blanked No. 15-seeded Hastings (Neb.), 2-0, to move into the Quarterfinals. For the second year in-a-row, Baker (Kan.) ended Martin Methodist's (Tenn.) season in the Second Round. At the 62:03 mark, Alix Schiraldi found Ashley Ukena for the game-winning goal to lift the 13th-seeded Wildcats past the fourth-seeded RedHawks and into their second Quarterfinal appearance in as many trips to the National Championship.