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Texas women’s soccer team announces spring schedule

The Texas women’s soccer team announced its spring schedule on Thursday and just one contest will be played at home. Texas will host Monterrey at 7 p.m. at Myers Stadium on Fri., March 6 before hitting the road for four games. The Longhorns will take on the Houston Dash, St. Read More

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Black History Month at Texas: Abby Smith

Throughout Black History Month, the American-Statesman will take a daily look at the black athletes who have had a lasting impact in Texas’ athletic department. Today, we are writing about soccer player Abby Smith. Smith anchored the Texas defense from 2012-15 from the goalkeeper position. Among UT’s all-time goalkeepers, only … Read More

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Texas soccer team signs German center back to 2020 class

The Texas soccer team added German center back Charlotte Bluemel for the 2020 signing class, it was announced Friday. “We are very impressed with Charlotte’s ambition in the game,” coach Angela Kelly said. “She aspires to play in League 1 of the Frauen-Bundesliga and represent Germany on the full women’s … Read More

Texas soccer falls 4-1 to Texas A&M in NCAA first round

Texas is building a perennial NCAA tournament soccer program, but there’s still a wide gap between the Longhorns and the top team in the state. Texas A&M beat Texas 4-1 on Friday night, as the Aggies and Longhorns renewed a dormant rivalry in the NCAA first … Read More

Friends or foes? Texas and Texas A&M ready to reunite in NCAA soccer clash

There’s been no trash talk between Texas and Texas A&M soccer players this week. If anything, it’s been the opposite. The conversations that have taken place are akin to old friends preparing for a reunion. There’s little, if any, bad blood between the programs. Why should there be? Like football, … Read More

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A look at Texas and Texas A&M’s postseason meetings over the past eight years

When the NCAA’s soccer tournament gets underway this week, a rivalry will be renewed in College Station. Texas (11-7-1) is set to open its 2019 postseason run on Friday with a match at Texas A&M (13-4-3). Texas and Texas A&M’s soccer programs have played 25 times … Read More

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Champions, club comrades and a Canadian among UT’s seven soccer signees

On Wednesday’s National Signing Day, Texas announced the addition of seven soccer players to its athletic department. Two of the soccer signees — Highland Park forward Presley Echols and Houston Memorial midfielder Kelsey Hranicky — have won state championships in high school. Read More

Texas soccer makes NCAA tournament, will face Texas A&M

The lights will be bright on Friday night in College Station when Texas and Texas A&M face off in soccer for the first time since 2011. The Longhorns and Aggies were paired together in the first round of the NCAA tournament, with the match taking place … Read More

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Texas soccer beats Oklahoma in double overtime

Cameron Brooks scored in the 108th minute to lift the Texas soccer team to a 3-2 double overtime win over Oklahoma in Norman, Okla. on Thursday. Brooks scored her second goal of the season with help from Carlee Allen. The Red River Rivalry win moves Texas to 11-7-0 overall and … Read More

Texas surrenders late goals in 2-1 OT loss to No. 17 Texas Tech

Texas center back Atu Mshana needed five stitches midway through the match Sunday against Texas Tech, but the final blow didn’t come until much later. The Red Raiders, down 1-0 with less than 2 minutes left, rallied for a late equalizer and scored the winner in … Read More

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Texas soccer beats Iowa State in rescheduled match

The Texas soccer team beat Iowa State 3-2 early Friday at Myers Stadium to hold steady in second in the Big 12 standings. The match moved to Friday morning after lightning postponed the Thursday night contest. The game was knotted at halftime before Texas (10-6-0, 5-2-0 Big 12) scored twice … Read More

Julia Grosso balances national team duty during busy Texas season

Julia Grosso turned 19 years old in August, barely two months after she returned from her first World Cup. She’s been a member of the Canada senior national team for the better part of two years. Yet inside Grosso there’s still the 8-year-old who asked Canadian … Read More

Texas falls out of 1st place with 2-0 loss to No. 18 Oklahoma State

Instead of enjoying a Sunday off, Texas will be stewing over a 2-0 loss to Oklahoma State that dropped the Longhorns to third in the Big 12 standings. “I wish we played Sunday, to be honest,” Texas coach Angela Kelly said. “It’s a long week to … Read More

Cyera Hintzen clutch again for Texas soccer in 1-0 win over TCU

Texas forward Cyera Hintzen knows an opportunity to win a match when she sees one. On Thursday against TCU, she made sure Cydney Billups saw it, too. “Honestly, I didn’t really see much,” Billups said. “My head was down. But I heard Cyera screaming her face … Read More

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Texas goalkeeper Nicole Curry named Big 12 defensive player of the week

Texas goalkeeper Nicole Curry earned honors as the Big 12’s defensive player of the week, the league announced Tuesday. Texas took two road shutout victories to open conference play. Curry played the entire 180 minutes over the two matches. She had one critical save against Kansas on Thursday. Curry followed … Read More

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Julia Grosso scores late, lifts Texas to 1-0 win over K-State

An 87th-minute goal by Julia Grosso gave the Texas soccer team a 1-0 win over Kansas State as the Longhorns completed a weekend sweep through the Sunflower State. Cydney Billups stole the ball off a K-State defender to set up the winning play, and junior Haley Berg delivered the pass … Read More

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Cyera Hintzen powers Texas soccer to 1-0 win over No. 17 Kansas

After missing three matches with a head injury, Cyera Hintzen plugged right back into her usual role for Texas on Thursday. That is, scoring match-winning goals. Hintzen struck in the 70th minute as Texas upset No. 17 Kansas 1-0 in the Big 12 opener for both teams. The Longhorns (6-4, … Read More

Texas soccer begins Big 12 slate with eyes wide open

Texas sophomore Carlee Allen barely had time to celebrate before she was engulfed in a mass of humanity. Teni Akindoju got there first, followed by Cameron Brooks and Mackenzie McFarland. Soon, no fewer than seven teammates had Allen wrapped up. The match had long been decided, … Read More

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Texas soccer falls to Providence in OT

The Texas soccer team fell to .500 with a 1-0 loss to Providence in overtime at Myers Stadium on Thursday night. Elayna Grillakis scored the golden goal in the 98th minute of action to take the win. The loss moved the Longhorns to 4-4 on the year while Providence improved … Read More

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Texas soccer shuts out Washington

After a scoreless first half, the Texas soccer team broke through twice to beat Washington 2-0 at Myers Stadium on Friday night. Cyera Hintzen and Haley Berg each scored to help Texas improve to 4-2 on the season. Washington fell to 2-2-2. The win is the second straight clean sheet … Read More