Lady Cougars play Portsmouth FC Ladies to 1-1 draw

PORTSMOUTH, England - (WTVM) The Columbus State Lady Cougars got the soccer portion of their Tour of England off to a good start on Tuesday night. The Lady Cougars played the Portsmouth FC Ladies to a 1-1 tie at the Furze Lane Grounds on the campus of Portsmouth University.

Chelsea Person converted a centering pass from Nicole Corcione in the first half to give the Lady Cougars a 1-0 lead. Portsmouth striker Gemma Hillier scored in the second half to tie the game.

The Lady Cougars have two more matches in England before returning home.