Soccer Drops 2-0 Road Decision To SMU
Oct. 28, 2007
DALLAS, Texas - The University of Houston soccer team lost a 2-0 road decision to SMU, Sunday in Conference USA action on Westcott Field.
Marisa Schieda tallied the eventual game winner in the 32nd minute off a pass from Brittainy Vice. Scieda received the ball deep in UH's defensive zone, turned and banked one in off the side of the post.
Houston (4-10-2, 0-6-1 C-USA) dropped to 0-8 all-time against the Mustangs (7-7-1, 3-5 C-USA).
Lauren Shepherd added an insurance goal in the 79th minute. Jenna Lind fired a long pass over the top of the defense and Shepherd took it at the 16, fired and hit the back of the net.
SMU tallied 22 shots to just six for Houston. Shelby Scott (Mesquite, Texas/North Mesquite HS) made eight saves on the day while Ashley Gunter made four for SMU.
The Cougars close out the regular season at the Carl Lewis International Track & Field Complex against UTEP and Colorado College on Friday and Sunday, respectively.
Friday's game against UTEP will kickoff at 6 p.m. CDT. The game time was moved up an hour to lessen potential conflicts with the Houston Dynamo playoff game at Robertson Stadium starting at 7:30 p.m. Sunday's game will begin at noon.