GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Grand Valley State University soccer team won the NCAA D-II championship Saturday.
The team won beat the College of Saint Rose 3-2 at the companionship game in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Kennedy Bearden got the first goal of the game for the Lakers. A goal from the Golden Knights tied the game 1-1.
With 17:33 left in the game, Cecilia Steinwascher brought the Lakers to a 2-1 lead.
Saint Rose tied the game with a corner kick.
Bearden scored the winning goal in overtime, bringing the final score to 3-2.
GAME WINNER! DOG PILE! NATTY CHAMPS! Alexa, play Back-to-Back by Drake pic.twitter.com/Ou67ipWa1P— GVSU Soccer (@GVSUsoccer) December 11, 2021
The win is the team’s 7th NCAA championship.