KENT, Ohio - Cleveland State dropped its final nonconference match of the season, falling 2-0 at Kent State on Sunday afternoon.
The Vikings fell to 4-4-1 this season, while Kent State improved to 3-2-2.
The Golden Flashes scored both of their goals in the first half, the first coming just 8:54 into the contest when Jenna Hellstrom netted her fifth goal of the season on a free kick from the top of the box.
The lead was extended to 2-0 in the 29th minute when Hayden Pascoe scored on a header.
CSU returns to action on Friday (Sept. 18) when the Vikings open Horizon League play with an 8:00 p.m. EST match at UIC.