(Editor’s note: Carroll College media release)

HELENA – Carroll College forward Michaela Kueffler scored a game-winning goal over Northwest Christian and tallied an assist against Corban to help the Saints’ women’s soccer team go 2-0 to start Cascade Conference play and earn conference Offensive Player of the Week honors.

The Saints moved to 5-3 on the season and are one of just three teams to make it through the first week of conference play unscathed.

Kueffler notched her goal on a cross from Taryn Neameyer in the 52nd minute of the Saints’ 1-0 win over Northwest Christian Friday in Eugene, Ore.

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Saturday, she notched an assist on an equalizer goal against Corban when her shot attempt went to Charly Clements, who buried the ball to tie the match 1-1, a game the Saints would win 2-1.

Carroll is plays at home Thursday at 4 p.m. at Nelson Stadium.