SOCCER RECAP: Pink Raiders 1, Hartford

LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech freshman Ashleigh Williams scored a 65th minute goal off an guide from Charlotte Teeter to help lead the Crimson Raiders to a 1- earn about Hartford on Thursday at the Walker Soccer Elaborate.

The Purple Raiders (2–1) gained their 2nd straight 1- win at home after opening the season with a 1- victory around UTEP final Thursday just before a 1-1 attract at UC San Diego on Sunday. Texas Tech was with out Kirsten Davis and Eva Hurm who have been equally out with personal injury, but overcame the challenge with a comprehensive crew exertion that constrained the Hawks (2-1-) to only 1 shot on aim.

“We understood we may have to manufacture a person,” Texas Tech coach Tom Stone explained. “It was likely to be a basic Kirsten Davis night time. It was likely to be scrappy. We like scrappy so we were being good with that.”

A forward from Allen, Williams scored her initially collegiate goal to break a scoreless game in the 65th moment. Williams led Tech with 5 shots, 3 staying on aim. For the Texas Tech objective, Teeter headed the ball into the box and observed Williams struggle to attain possession and get the staff on the board.

“Actually, just after the ball was played in and the goalie type of bobbled it, I was just on it,” Williams mentioned. “I required that intention so lousy.”

Teeter, a senior from Alpharetta, Ga, also experienced the help of Macy Schultz’s aim on Sunday at UCSD and now has six helps in her occupation. Teeter added two shots on goal, although Schultz and Macy Blackburn experienced one shot on intention every.

Texas Tech concluded the game with a 16-3 advantage in complete photographs and 7-1 in the shots on aim group. Madison White acquired her 2nd shutout of the time and the 11th of her occupation. White designed one help save in the recreation and now has 95 in her occupation.  

The Pink Raiders will return to action at 7 p.m. on Sunday in opposition to Abilene Christian who are 1-1 on the year. The Wildcats did not enjoy this 7 days following earning a 1- win above UTEP last Sunday in El Paso, when Tech will be coming off a strong gain above Hartford where by the team overcame accidents to essential gamers and continued the early period progress that Stone was hunting for.

“We will not want to be a do the job in stagnation,” Stone explained. “We do not want to get the job done backwards. We are doing work in direction of having all set for the Major 12 and obtaining ample wins in our bag that when we get there that our year can be promising. We are building for the long expression and received tonight though building. It offers us confidence heading into Sunday. Our opponent failed to enjoy tonight and will be fresh. We’re high-quality with that. We will be ready. Let’s go.”&#13


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