The University of Wyoming soccer team suffered its first home non-conference loss in nearly six years, losing 2-0 to Baylor on Friday at the Louis S. Madrid Sports Complex in Laramie.

The Cowgirls (1-1-2) were unbeaten (14-0-3) in home non-conference games since an overtime loss in 2013.

Baylor (3-0-1) struck first in the 6th minute when Evan Mitchell scored on a corner kick. The Bears added their second goal in the 88th minute when Camryn Wendlandt found the back of the net.

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Baylor outshot Wyoming 25-7, including had a 10-2 advantage on shots on goal. Hannah Lee played the first half in goal for the Cowgirls and made five saves while Riley Furbush had three saves in the second half.

The Cowgirls are back in action Sunday when they host Idaho State at 1 p.m.

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Jack Nowlin returned to the Star-Tribune in 2007 after eight years covering Michigan State University athletics. A Wyoming native, and a graduate of Jeffrey City High School and the University of Wyoming, Jack serves as the Star-Tribune’s sports editor.

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