Tampa Shuts Out Lions For SSC Win

Tampa Shuts Out Lions For SSC Win

TAMPA, Fla. – The University of Tampa women's soccer team defeated their Sunshine State Conference opponent Saint Leo University on Wednesday night.

MATCHUP
Final: Tampa 2, Saint Leo 0
Records: Tampa Spartans (4-6-1, 4-2-1 SSC), Saint Leo Lions (5-7-1, 2-4 SSC)
Location: Pepin Stadium || Tampa, Fla. 
All-time Series:  Tampa still leads Saint Leo in the all-time series 22-4-3 record

HOW IT HAPPENED:

1st Half | Both teams started off the game at a steady pace. In the 20th minute, forward Elena Barr, assisted by Moeko Morse, kicked in the first goal of the night. || UT, 1-0 

2nd Half | In the 86th minute, forward Jackie Morris secured the Spartans lead when she scored her first goal of the season. Morris was Assisted by Mia Brantley. || UT, 2-0

Inside the Stats:

  • The Spartans extend their win streak to two straight against Saint Leo.
  • Megan Bromwell started in goal for the Spartans.
  • Lovisa Camel made her first appearance of the season and came away with two saves in just over 53 minutes of play.
  • Elena Barr scored her third goal of the season

UP NEXT: The Spartans will hit the road as they are set to face off against conference opponent Rollins on Saturday, October 26. Kick-off will be at 7:00 p.m.

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