With four players scoring goals, the Creighton women's soccer defeated Northern Colorado 4-1 Sunday at Morrison Stadium.
Creighton (2-2) jumped on top in the ninth minute when sophomore Alyssa Jara scored from 12 yards out.
The Jays extended their lead early in the second half when freshman Paige Jarsombeck scored her fourth goal of the year. Jarsombeck headed in a corner kick from sophomore Jill Richgels.
After Northern Colorado (1-3) narrowed the lead to 2-1 in the 57th minute, Creighton scored on Kelsey O'Donnell's penalty kick in the 68th minute to make it 3-1. The Bluejays scored their final goal in the 82nd minute when Darby Hugunin scored on the assist from Lauren Cingoranelli.
For the game, Creighton outshot Rice 19-11. Goalie Danielle Rice made four saves for the Jays.
Creighton next plays at 1 p.m. Sunday, when it hosts Idaho at Morrison Stadium.
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N. Colorado (1-3) ....... 0 1—1
Creighton (2-2) .......... 1 3—4
Goals: NC, Lansia. CU, Jara, Jarsombeck, O'Donnell, Hugunin.
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Video: Highlights from Creighton's win over Northern Colorado