Houston Edges Miners in Soccer
EL PASO, Texas (Sept. 1) -- The University of Houston scored two goals in the final five minutes to down the UTEP women's soccer team 3-2 on Friday at Charlie Davis Park. The Miners now fall to 0-3-0, while the Cougars move to 1-2-0 on the season.
After being deadlocked at halftime, UTEP's Jenny Andre broke the 1-1 tie in the 50th minute with a header off Laura Glasspoole's corner kick.
Despite being outshot 26-14, the Cougars retaliated with a goal by Ashley Fortenberry in the 86th minute and then broke the tie in the final minute of the game on a goal by freshman Nicole Aubuchon.
The Miners' other goal -- their first of the season -- came in the 12th minute by Miranda Cuthbertson assisted by Stacy Bekkering and Kelly Parker.