Aug. 26, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Sophomore Dominique Richardson's lone second half goal combined with goalkeeper McKenzie Sauerwein's five saves lifted the Missouri soccer team to 1-0 upset over No. 7 Ohio State Friday night at Walton Stadium.
Richardson's game-winning goal came five minutes into the second half. Mizzou played a free kick into the Ohio State goal mouth that bounced around the box. The ball landed at the feet of Richardson, who unleashed a shot from the top of the box and past the Buckeye goalkeeper.
The shutout was the first of the season for the Tiger defense.
Missouri's win was the second in a row after last Sunday's 4-1 win against Eastern Illinois.
The loss was Ohio State's first of the season, as the Buckeyes entered this season on the heels of a co-Big Ten title and an NCAA College Cup appearance a year ago.
The Tigers continue the non-conference home stand on Sunday, Aug. 28, at 1 p.m. against the Purdue Boilermakers. The game will be streamed live on mutigers.com. Fans can also follow the match and receive updates about the Tigers on twitter (www.twitter,com/mizzousoccer) and on facebook (www.facebook.com/mizzousoccer).
Allie Hess Named SEC Freshman of the Week
Mizzou soccer freshman forward was named the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week, the...
Mizzou Posts Fifth Shutout in 2-0 Win Over...
Junior Reagan Russell scored just 23 seconds into the match as the Mizzou soccer team earned a 2-...
Tiger Soccer Notches 2-1 Win over Kentucky
Redshirt sophomore Jessica Herrman and freshman Allie Hess each tallied their first collegiate...
Mizzou Soccer Match Against Kentucky...
Due to inclement weather, Thursday's Mizzou soccer match against the Kentucky Wildcats has been...
Soccer Hosts Kentucky Thursday in Pack the Park...
The Mizzou soccer team (7-2-2) return home to Walton Stadium to host a pair of key Southeastern...
Mizzou Soccer Suffers 3-1 Defeat at No. 7 Florida
The Mizzou soccer team suffered a 3-1 defeat to No. 7 Florida on Sunday, Sept. 28 at the Donald R...
Mizzou Knocks Off No. 14 South Carolina, 1-0
The Mizzou soccer team got a first half goal from sophomore Lauren Selaiden and held on for a 1-0...
Soccer Hits the Road to Face a Pair of Ranked Foes
The Mizzou soccer team (6-1-2, 1-0-0 SEC) hits the road for a pair on conference matches against ...
Official StoreOfficial Online
AUCTIONSOfficial Mobile APP