CARY, N.C. (CBS) — The Red Stars were in North Carolina taking on the Courage Sunday.
The game got under way after a rain delay of about an hour.READ MORE: 'When I Finally Got To Be Elvira, That's When My Life Calmed Down': Mistress Of The Dark Peels Back The Curtain
In the first half, Red Stars defender Kayla Sharples had a handball in the box – giving the Courage a penalty kick – and Courage player Amy Rodriguez made them pay for their mistake.READ MORE: Teen Stabbed With Scissors After Argument On CTA Red Line Platform At Jackson Station
She kicked the ball up the middle past Red Stars goalkeeper Emily Boyd, and the score was 1-0.
Kahleah Watt gave the Red Stars their best chance for a goal, but no dice as she was stopped by a diving save.MORE NEWS: Record 53,000 Rat Complaints Help Chicago Retain Crown As Rattiest City In America For 7th Year In A Row
The Red Stars lost 1-0.