Jimmies one win from nationals
The Jimmie men’s soccer team is within one win of a return trip to nationals.
The Jimmies (11-5-1) will play Rocky Mountain College (13-3-1) in the championship match today at 2:30 p.m. It’s a rematch of last year’s title tilt. The Jimmies won last November 2-1.
Scoreless through 62-plus minutes, Jacobs broke the seal with an unassisted goal at 62:51 for a 1-0 Jamestown lead. About 13 minutes later, the Jimmies went up 2-0 on a goal from Keeling. Jade Johnson assisted.The Argos made it interest late with a goal with less than three minutes to play.
The Jimmies allowed just four shots with Thomas Cooke stopping three.
RMC 2, Jamestown 1
The Jimmie women had their season end in tough fashion.
Rocky Mountain got the golden goal in the second overtime for a 2-1 win.
Scoreless into the 74th minute, freshman Monica Noria gave the Jimmies a 1-0 lead unassisted with less than 16 minutes to go.
But the Battlin’ Bears got the equalizer with just 90 seconds left.
After a scoreless opening overtime, Evelina Aberg got the game-winner in the 103rd minute.
The Jimmies (9-11) outshot the Battlin’ Bears 7-5.
At Billings, Mont.
University of Jamestown 2, University of Great Falls 1
Great Falls 0 1 — 1
Jamestown 0 2 — 2
1, UJ, Jonathan Jacobs, 62:51; 2, UJ, Jack Keeling (Jade Johnson), 75:15; 3, GF, Paul Sliwa, 87:36.
Keeper saves: Jose Pena 0-1—1. UJ, Thomas Cooke 2-1—3 saves.
Rocky Mountain 2, Jamestown 1, 2 OTs
Jamestown 0 1 0 0 — 1
RMC 0 1 0 1 — 2
1, UJ, Monica Noria, 74:54; 2, RMC, Ambri Stein (Sydney Galletti), 88:30.
3, RMC, Evelina Aberg, 102:33.
Keeper saves: UJ, Nicole Ladoucer 2-1-0-0—3. RMC, Malin Johansson, 1-4-1-0—6.