- Trinity sophomore
forward Abigail Loar scored a goal in the 99th minute as the Tigers
beat the Hardin-Simmons Cowgirls 1-0 in overtime Saturday in a
who scored her second goal in as many games, had an assist from
sophomore forward Kelly Watts, with 1:47 remaining in the first
overtime period. Watts delivered a cross header to Loar – the 2008
Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Year - as
the Tigers remained undefeated at 2-0-0. Loar took four shots, all
The Tigers earned their first
victory over the Cowgirls in five meetings. Hardin-Simmons held an
0-2-2 mark over Trinity the past few years. Trinity and
Hardin-Simmons met four straight years in the NCAA Division III
playoffs, with the Cowgirls advancing three times. Tiger head coach
Lance Key now holds a record of 4-3-2 against the Cowgirls.
Trinity outshot Hardin-Simmons
24-7 and held a 15-3 advantage in shots on goal. Tiger first-year
goalkeeper Katie Garrett registered three saves and Hardin-Simmons
senior Christi Carr had 12.
The Tigers led 5-3 in corner
Trinity will host UT-Tyler at 7
p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, then will take on UT-Dallas at 1:00 p.m. on
Sunday, September 13.
scores an OT goal in the 99th minute to lift Trinity over HSU
provided the assist on the game-winning goal on Saturday evening