Tiger women advance to MIAA title match

By The Hays Daily News

WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- Fort Hays State University freshman forward Jordan Hester scored a golden goal in double overtime to give the Tigers a 2-1 victory against Central Oklahoma in the semifinals Friday of the MIAA Tournament.

The win moves the Tigers to today's 1 p.m. title match against host University of Central Missouri, the top seed. The Tigers moved to 13-6-1 for the season after a scoreless first half. Central Oklahoma struck first in the 54th minute, but the Tigers' Alexis Aiman answered with the equalizer in the 57th.

Hester scored the game-winning goal in the 107th minute. Nicole Barnaba went the full 1:06.01 in goal with six saves to move to 8-2-1.