Sept. 2, 2012
Mizzou 4, Arizona State 1
|No. 10 Mizzou||1||1||2|
|0||Shots on Goal||9|
The Missouri offense pressured from the get-go but could not convert on its early scoring chances. Within a two-minute span midway through the first half both sophomore Taylor Grant and junior Dominique Richardson early put the Tigers on the board. Grant's shot hit off the post and Richardson's chip over the goalie clanged off the crossbar to keep the score 0-0.
In the 30th minute, Mizzou finally broke through when senior Jessica Greer found the back of the net. Junior Danielle Nottingham lofted a free kick to the far post that Greer ran onto and easily tapped into goal. It was the first goal of the season for Greer, while Nottingham notched her third assist of the year.
Junior Brooke Williams nearly put the Tigers up 2-0 in the 43rd minute when senior Kelsey Mulcahy threaded a pass down the field. Williams broke through and was one-on-one with the goalie but her chip sailed just over the crossbar.
The Tigers went up 2-0 in the 62nd minute when Krentz and senior Taiwo Adeshigbin connected for another Tiger goal. Krentz dribbled down the endline and sent a ball in front of the goal mouth that Adeshigbin one-timed past Tennessee Tech's goalie and into the back of the net. The tally was Adeshigbin's team-leading fourth of the season, while Krentz's assist was her fifth in as many games.
Mizzou outshot the Golden Eagles 34-2 and had a 10-4 edge in corner kicks.
Mizzou closes out non-conference play on Thursday, Sept. 6 with a road contest at Ohio State at 7 p.m. ET (6 p.m. CT).
Mizzou Soccer Adds Molly Schneider as Assistant...
Molly Schneider, who spent two seasons as an assistant coach for the Mizzou soccer team in 2007...
Don Trentham Joins Mizzou Soccer Staff as...
Mizzou soccer Head Coach Bryan Blitz has announced the addition of Don Trentham to the Tiger...
Washington's Overtime Winner Ends Mizzou's...
No. 24 Washington scored 1:03 into overtime to end the Mizzou soccer team's NCAA Tournament run...
Mizzou and Washington Meet Friday for Spot in...
The Mizzou soccer team (12-6-3) continues NCAA Tournament action on Friday, Nov. 21 when the...
Mizzou Advances to NCAA Second Round with 3-1...
Senior Taylor Grant tallied two goals and junior Reagan Russell added another as the Mizzou...
Mizzou to Clash with Kansas in NCAA First Round...
The Mizzou soccer team (11-6-3) opens play in the 2014 NCAA Tournament with a first round match...
Brittanee Randle Named to SEC Community Service...
Mizzou soccer redshirt junior Brittanee Randle was named to the 2014 Southeastern Conference...
Mizzou Soccer Earns Sixth NCAA Tournament Berth
The Mizzou soccer team is headed back to the NCAA Tournament as the Tigers earned the sixth...
Official StoreOfficial Online
AUCTIONSOfficial Mobile APP