Thursday, November 6, 2008

KU soccer wins Big 12 quarterfinal


— Kansas University Junior Shannon McCabe scored two goals and Monica Dolinsky tallied two assists as the Jayhawks soccer team upset the eighth-ranked Texas A&M; Aggies, 4-2, Wednesday in the quarterfinal round of the Big 12 Soccer Championship.

The win, KU's first Big 12 tournament victory since 2004, moves the seventh-seeded Jayhawks into the semifinal round where they will meet Missouri Friday at 7:30 p.m.

After falling in the regular season finale to Missouri, Kansas scored a postseason record four goals in Wednesday's match.

Jessica Bush and Emily Cressy scored the Jayhawks other two goals.


eastcoasthawk 11 years, 6 months ago

Great news. Another top ten upset should give them a shot at making the NCAA's. The strength of the conference ought to help also. A win in their next game should definitely put them over the top. Congrats ladies!

Dan Spurgin 11 years, 6 months ago

How about a return-the-favor beat down of the Booo-ssouri Tigers, 'Hawks! YES YOU CAN!

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