Sept. 13, 1997
Virginia Defeats Washington 4-2 In Women's Soccer
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Jill Maxwell scored twice to lead the University of Virginia women's soccer team to a 4-2 victory over the University of Washington on Saturday (Sept. 13) in the adidas/Lady Foot Locker Classic. The victory improved Virginia's record to 3-0-1.
Maxwell scored UVa's first half goal on an assist from Angela Hucles as the teams battled to a 1-1 halftime tie. She scored again at 58:47 off an assist from Tracy Lache to give the Cavaliers a 3-1 lead.
Katie Tracy scored at the 55:55 mark on an assist from Wendy Hartwig to break the 1-1 tie and give Virginia the lead for good. After Washington pulled within 3-2 with just over 15 minutes to play, Hucles scored the Cavaliers' final goal unassisted to provide the two goal margin of victory.
Virginia plays Portland in the adidas/Lady Foot Locker Classic on Sunday (Sept. 14).
Scoring Summary: 1 2 Final Virginia 1 3 4 Washington 1 1 2
'Hoos Head Into Finals on High NoteMen's Basketball12/7/16No. 14 Virginia, which defeated East Carolina on Tuesday night, doesn't play again until Dec. 17, when Robert Morris visits JPJ.'Hoos Learn Painful Lessons in LossMen's Basketball12/3/16No. 6 Virginia's 24-game winning streak at John Paul Jones Arena ended Saturday with a 66-57 loss to No. 25 West Virginia.Soccer Teams Turn Attention to 2017Men's Soccer12/2/16The Virginia men's and women's soccer teams are fixtures in their respective NCAA tournaments, and 2017 should bring more success for both.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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