Soccer Archives

Haley Berg joins Texas teammates Cyera Hintzen and Katie Glenn among Big 12’s soccer standouts

On Wednesday, UT freshman Haley Berg will lead Texas into the Big 12’s tournament. On Monday, she led the Longhorns onto the Big 12’s honor roll. Berg has been named the Big 12’s freshman of the year, the conference announced on Monday. Berg was also a second-team addition to the … Read More

Oklahoma State clinches Big 12 soccer title with win over Texas

The Texas Longhorns concluded the Big 12 soccer regular season with a 1-0 overtime loss to Oklahoma State at Myers Stadium on Friday night. The Longhorns will be the No. 4 seed in next week’s Big 12 Championship tournament. They’ll face Baylor in Kansas City, Mo. at 2 p.m. Wednesday, … Read More

Longhorns soccer team scores overtime goal to top Baylor

Nicole Curry made six saves and Katie Glenn provided the lone goal as the No. 10 Texas Longhorns soccer team topped Baylor 1-0 in overtime in Waco Friday night. Glenn scored in the 97th minute with help from Emily Strouphauer and Mikayla Flores to lift the Longhorns to victory. It … Read More

Texas sports notebook: Soccer’s Haley Berg was a Longhorn even before she was a Longhorn

When she was four, Haley Berg’s father let her name the youth-league soccer team that he’d coach and she’d play on. Berg went with the “Lady Longhorns,” which should have been a sign of things to come. Berg would grow up as a fan of Texas’ Longhorns, and she had … Read More

Texas soccer team drops first game of the season

The Texas soccer team lost for the first time this season, falling 2-1 in Lawrence, Kan. to the Jayhawks on Friday night. Kayla Morrison scored in the 84th minute to finish off a comeback victory for the Jayhawks. Her goal put the Longhorns in a trailing position for the first … Read More

Longhorns soccer team still undefeated after draw with TCU

Kayra Dollas scored for Texas as the Longhorns soccer team remained undefeated, drawing 1-1 with TCU in double overtime at Myers Stadium Friday night. With the result, Texas matched the longest unbeaten streak in Longhorns soccer history at 13 games. The 2006 Longhorns also didn’t lose in 13 straight contests. Read More

Texas women’s soccer team remains in top 10 of major polls

The Texas women’s soccer team moved up one spot to No. 7 in the United Soccer Coaches poll after remaining undefeated through the weekend. The Longhorns are no longer perfect, but are still undefeated after playing Oklahoma to a 0-0 double-overtime draw on Sunday. Texas (11-0-1, 3-0-1 Big 12) remains … Read More

Longhorns soccer team remains perfect after double OT win

It took double overtime, but the Texas Longhorns soccer team remained the lone undefeated and untied team in the country with a 3-2 win over Texas Tech Friday night. The win tied the program record of 11 straight victories. Cyera Hintzen scored her second goal of the game in the … Read More

Texas soccer climbs into top 10 in all major polls

Texas soccer continued its climb to national prominence Tuesday, earning the No. 8 ranking in the United Soccer Coaches poll. It is the program’s highest standing in the poll since Sept. 30, 2008. The Longhorns are ranked as high as No. 7 by Soccer America and are … Read More

No. 17-ranked Texas soccer shocks No. 5 West Virginia, stays unbeaten

With one swing of her left foot, Texas sophomore Cyera Hintzen sent waves across the national soccer landscape. Hintzen’s late goal secured a 1-0 victory over fifth-ranked West Virginia — the 2016 national runners-up — Sunday at Mike A. Myers Stadium, moving the 17th-ranked Longhorns to 10-0 on the season. The loss ended a string of … Read More

Texas soccer team stays undefeated after Big 12 opener

The Texas soccer team remained undefeated and untied after defeating Iowa St. 1-0 in the Big 12 opener at Myers Stadium on Friday night. The Longhorns are the last undefeated and untied team in the NCAA’s Division I. Celebrating another win with some of … Read More

Texas soccer player Nakia Graham finds her footing on and off the pitch

Nakia Graham doesn’t speak much about herself. In fact, the Texas junior soccer player prefers to keep her story “on the down-low.” That’s too bad, because Graham’s book already features some interesting chapters. Graham is a midfielder on UT’s 8-0 soccer team. She’s the daughter of an Olympian and sister … Read More

Ever the perfectionist, Angela Kelly has unbeaten, untied Texas soccer climbing

Maybe Angela Kelly recognizes perfection better than most. Her soccer career began as a player at North Carolina — and 83 straight wins. Those Tar Heels teams, which also included future world champions Mia Hamm, Kristine Lilly and Tisha Venturini, won four straight national championships from 1991-94. Later, as the … Read More

Texas soccer team remains undefeated with overtime win

The Texas soccer team needed overtime, but a goal by Cyera Hintzen in the 98th minute kept UT undefeated. The 1-0 win over UT-Rio Grande Valley moves the No. 21 Longhorns to 8-0 for the first time in the history of the program. It’s also the first time Texas has … Read More

Big 12 honors Katie Glenn as Texas remains undefeated in soccer

For the first time this year, one of Texas’ soccer players have made the Big 12’s honor roll. On Tuesday, Texas junior midfielder Katie Glenn was named the Big 12’s offensive player of the week. Glenn scored in both of UT’s matches last week, and she helped set up Cydney … Read More

Longhorns soccer team remains undefeated with win over Colorado

The Texas Longhorns soccer team moved to 6-0 for the first time in school history as they topped No. 25 Colorado 3-0 at Myers Stadium Friday night. Katie Glenn, Alexa Adams and Cyera Hintzen each scored in the win. Adams and Hintzen each had an assist as well. Haley Berg … Read More

Texas soccer game with California canceled

The Texas soccer match with No. 25 California was canceled due to extreme temperatures and poor air quality in the area caused by forest fires Friday. Smoke from wildfires in Northern California, Nevada and Oregon has moved into the Bay Area that is already experiencing record-setting heat. The undefeated Longhorns … Read More

Texas Sports Notebook: Newcomers pace soccer team to an undefeated start

While Texas’ football players host Maryland on Saturday, you’ll find many of their fellow UT student-athletes on the West Coast. Texas volleyball and Texas soccer both are in California this weekend. The volleyball team is set to play three matches at a tournament hosted by the University of San Diego. Read More

Texas Sports Notebook: Another knee surgery behind her, Mikayla Flores returns to the pitch

No, Texas forward Mikayla Flores wasn’t about to give up soccer. Since July of 2014, Flores has torn the anterior cruciate ligament in both of her knees. She’s had three knee surgeries. Flores admitted last week that even her doctor advised her to give up the sport. Sorry, Doc. “I’ve … Read More

Texas soccer dominates Western Kentucky in 2-0 victory

Amber Stearns and Emily Strouphauer scored the first goals of their Texas career to lead the Longhorns past Western Kentucky 2-0 at Myers Stadium on Sunday. Both goals came in the first half. Stearns, a junior midfielder, scored during her two years at Boston College while Strouphauer, a freshman midfielder/forward, scored the first … Read More