UHV Athletic News
Ashleigh Thurman, left, and Emily Lupton, right, each scored goals for the Jaguars on Thursday.
Ashleigh Thurman, left, and Emily Lupton, right, each scored goals for the Jaguars on Thursday.
Women's Soccer - Thu, Oct. 27, 2016

AUSTIN – The university of Houston-Victoria women's soccer team moved into second place in the Red River Athletic Conference on Thursday by extending their winning streak to eight games with a 2-1 win over the Huston-Tillotson Rams.

 

The Jaguars improved to 12-3-1 overall and 6-1-1 in conference play to jump past Houston St. Thomas into second place. St. Thomas fell to Our Lady of the Lake 2-1 on Thursday.

 

UHV wraps up the regular season on Saturday facing off against OLLU in a 1 p.m. match in San Antonio.

 

Ashleigh Thurman (FR/Frisco, TX) and Emily Lupton (JR/Preston, England) scored the Jaguars' two goals with Tristen Hanks (FR/Frisco, TX) assisting on Thurman's goal and Valeria Hinojosa (SO/Bedford, TX) assisting on Lupton's goal.

 

The game was tight the entire way with each team getting off eight shots, with the Jaguars holding a 6-3 edge in shots on goal.