Senior Cassie Geerdts scored with 10 seconds remaining in the second overtime Friday to give Gonzaga University a 2-1 non-conference women's soccer victory over Cal State Bakersfield.
A pair of NCAA Tournament participants from last spring highlight another strong non-conference women's basketball schedule first-year head coach Lisa Fortier has assembled.
Gonzaga University's women's soccer team kicks off the 2014 season on the road this week with matches Friday at Cal State Bakersfield and Sunday at Fresno State University.
Gonzaga's men's basketball team will open West Coast Conference place with three road games to begin defense of its WCC regular-season title as the 2014-15 conference slate was announced Monday.
Gonzaga University forward Heather Johnson has been named to the All-West Coast Conference women's soccer preseason team as selected by the conference coaches.