Women's Soccer

September 11, 2009

13th-Ranked Tigers Blank UT-Tyler Friday Night


San Antonio - The 13th-ranked Trinity Tigers women scored three second-half goals and shut out the UT-Tyler Patriots 4-0 Friday night.

Trinity, which remained undefeated at 3-0-0, now stands at 3-0-1 against UT-Tyler over the past four seasons. The Tigers, who have not allowed a goal this season, hold a record of 144-1-5 when scoring first in a game, since the 1999 campaign.

Tiger senior midfielder Brianna Young put Trinity on the board with a solo goal, in the 42nd minute of the game.

Sophomore forward Kelly Watts scored in the 77th minute, with an assist from junior forward Jordan Azar.

Two minutes later, in the 79th minute, junior midfielder Danika Wright took a corner kick from sophomore defender Allyson Thrall.

Sophomore forward Abigail Loar scored the final goal of the game, in the 81st minute, as first-year midfielder Samantha Atkins provided the assist.

Trinity first-year goalkeeper Katie Garrett registered seven saves in the shutout. UT-Tyler senior goalkeeper Sam Fraser had four saves.

The Tigers led 21-9 in shots, and held an 8-7 in shots on goal. Trinity had 12 corner kicks, to three for UT-Tyler, which dropped to 1-2-0.

Trinity will host UT-Dallas at 1 p.m. Sunday.

Brianna Young scored the eventual game-winner in the 42nd minute for the Tigers, who beat UT-Tyler 4-0 on Friday


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