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Neuqua grad Megan Oyster scores goal against Red Stars in homecoming

Neuqua grad Megan Oyster scores goal against Red Stars in homecoming

Megan Oyster had a second homecoming to remember Sunday night. The former Neuqua Valley star scored her first professional goal in a game against the Chicago Red Stars on June 20 at Benedictine University, but that goal was wiped out when storms forced the game to be postponed. Oyster scored again on Sunday and this time it counted as the rookie defender helped the visiting Washington Spirit edge the Red Stars 2-1. Crystal Dunn tallied the game-winner in stoppage time for the Spirit (8-5-4, 28 points), preventing the Red Stars (7-3-7, 28 points) from clinching their first NWSL playoff berth. Oyster's goal came in the third minute when she bounced a header inside the left post...

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