Dressed in pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the University of Miami women’s soccer team found themselves lined up against the University of Virginia, the No. 1 ranked team in the nation.
Unfortunately, the Canes weren’t able to come away with any points in the second of three away games over an 11-day period, falling 0-2 to the Hokies.
Marked by the occasional wail of vuvuzelas, the women’s soccer team tied 1-1 with the visiting San Diego State Aztecs Saturday night in a match that extended through extra time.
“This a really good step in the right direction in terms of realizing our potential,” coach Sarah Barnes said. “Although they had good chances, I think we created really clear chances right in front of the goal.”
Coach Sarah Barnes can finally put an Atlantic Coast Conference victory in her career win column. The Miami Hurricanes shutout the Syracuse Orange, 1-0, Saturday, Sept. 29 at Cobb Stadium to pick up their first and lone victory in September. “Syracuse and us are all in a bit of a desperate state,” Barnes said. “The team has been on the cusp of some wins for a month now and we’ve fallen…
Senior Dewi Weber had a strong showing in the Hurricanes’ first tournament of the year over the weekend, finishing in fourth place individually at the Mary Fossum Invitational in Michigan – her 17th career top-10 finish.