GVSU soccer wins NCAA championship game


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.

The win is the team’s 7th NCAA championship.

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