By Darren Zancan

The women’s soccer team has faced a tough non-conference schedule early on. After a 4-1 loss to Louisville, the Colonels returned home to beat Xavier, 1-0.

On Friday night, the Colonels traveled to Kansas to battle the Jayhawks.

The Colonels were shutout for the first time this season, falling 3-0 to the Jayhawks.

Kansas went into halftime with a 2-0 lead and added one more goal in the second half.

Eastern was out shot 20-6 on the night.

Eastern doesn’t have much turn around time as they travel to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville for a 2:00 p.m. game on Sunday.