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Kent State Golden Flashes

Female kicker makes extra point for Kent State

Her kick wasn't perfect, but that hardly mattered to April Goss.

When she finally got her big chance, Goss made her point — and history.

A four-year member of Kent State's team, Goss kicked an extra point in the first half Saturday in a 45-13 win over Delaware State, becoming the second woman to score in a major college football game.

Wearing No. 91, Goss made the kick with 4:30 left in the second quarter, giving the Golden Flashes a 29-6 lead. Following the touchdown, starting kicker Shane Hynes initially went on the field, but coach Paul Haynes called a timeout and sent in Goss.

Her kick veered right off the hold ( ), giving her a...