Score: Oral Roberts 1 – Utah Valley 2
Record: ORU (1-4-0) Utah Valley (2-4-0)
Location: Case Soccer Complex (Tulsa, Okla.)
TULSA, Okla. – Despite rallying and tying the game in the second half the Oral Roberts women's soccer team fell to the Utah Valley Wolverines 2-1 Sunday afternoon at the Case Soccer Complex.
Utah Valley scored the lone goal in the first half in the 25th minute. Ashlyn Farnes took the ball inside the box and scored from the left side. Her goal was assisted by Sydney Fitzpatrick.
In the second half, ORU tied the match at 1-1 in the 59th minute. Jordan Langebartels scored her second goal of the season when she received a pass from Amanda Dial just outside the box. Langebartels took the ball around two defenders and scored the goal. Dial was credited with her first assist of the season.
The Wolverines scored the game winning goal thirty seconds later when Libby Weber connected with the back of the net from 18 yards out. Hannah Bruce and Breanna McCarter were credited with assists.
Inside the Box Score
- Utah Valley out-shot ORU 20-7 in the match. The Golden Eagles had three shots on goal.
- Between the two teams there were 20 fouls. Utah Valley had nine shots on goal and two saves.
The Golden Eagles will host the Abilene Christian Wildcats on Friday, September 8 at 7 p.m. inside the Case Soccer Complex in game two of the team's three game home stand.
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