Again, the Highlands’ women’s soccer team came up on the losing end of a one-goal margin against one of the top teams in the nation.
This time, it was Fort Lewis, the No. 14 team in NCAA Division II, on Sunday in Durango, Colo., dealing the Cowgirls a 2-1 defeat after 90 minutes of competitive soccer.
Hayley Hollenga scored both goals for the Skyhawks, who hold on to the top spot in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference with a 13-1-3 overall and 10-1-2 league record.
NMHU is 9-7-1 overall and 7-5-1 in the RMAC.