In the first round of the NCAA Tournament, No. 7 West Virginia defeated Virginia Tech 2-0 on Sunday afternoon. WVU forward Aria Bilal scored in the 49th minute and midfielder Isabel Loza scored in the 81st minute to give the Mountaineers insurance.
Both Bilal and Loza’s goals were the first of their collegiate careers.
Go AHEAD @aria_iman_!! 👏
— WVU Women's Soccer (@wvuwomenssoccer) November 13, 2022
WVU goalkeeper Kayza Massey recorded her 10th shoutout in her senior season. Massey, a Ontario native, saved two Virginia Tech shots on Sunday.
With this win, the Big 12 Champions continue their streak of eight-straight games without a loss. West Virginia’s last loss was against No. 22 Texas on Oct. 13.
West Virginia will take on No. 2 Penn State in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.