Milwaukee wins crown for 14th consecutive year
[HORIZON: Women] Vienna Behnke scored in the 13th minute to lead Milwaukee to a 1-0 victory at Oakland that marked the 14th
consecutive year the Panthers have claimed the Horizon League crown, the longest active streak in women's soccer.
Behnke scored when she forced a turnover near the OU end line, beat her
defender and then calmly slotted the ball near post to beat the keeper.
UWM will now host the conference tournament, starting with Friday's semifinal matchup.
just a really, really good side and they have some great players. They created some great chances. Give them a lot of credit for the match they brought to us tonight," Milwaukee coach Greg Henschel said. "I give our team a lot of credit for coming out on top of a good team like that. I'm really pleased with the result. I think we would have liked a
better second half out of our team, but I think we played well in the second half we just didn't play as well as we can and as well as we usually do. I'm really proud of the team for finding that
result tonight. They were not easy conditions to find that result."
Keeper Paige Lincicum made five saves, the big one on Joan Sieja's blast from point-blank range in the 73rd minute.
"Our team is really starting to engage the game a little bit differently," Henschel added. "I think it does
cause teams, even good teams like Oakland, problems. Our defending was really quite good tonight. Of course there are areas we're going to work to improve, but our group is working very well and with
No comments yet.
Recent College Soccer Reporter
College Men: Stanford improves to 5-0-0 in Pac-12 Oct. 18, 1:12 p.m.
Stanford scored three times in less than 15 minutes in the second half to beat UCLA, ...
College Women: 'World-class' free kick gives Irish big win Oct. 18, 1:04 p.m.
Notre Dame beat North Carolina for the first time ever in South Bend when a goal ...
Soccer America Women's Top 25 Oct. 18, 12:45 p.m.
There was no change in the top five in the Soccer America Women's Top 25 weekly ...
Soccer America Men's Top 25 Oct. 18, 12:21 p.m.
Unbeaten Maryland remained No. 1 in the Soccer America Men's Top 25 rankings, while North Carolina ...
Soccer America Women's Top 25 Oct. 10, 9:17 p.m.
West Virginia regained the top spot in the Soccer America Women's Top 25 weekly rankings after ...
Soccer America Men's Top 25 Oct. 10, 9:15 p.m.
There was again no change at the top of the Soccer America Men's Top 25 rankings, ...
College Men: Virginia ends drought against Carolina Oct. 10, 9:12 p.m.
Virginia picked up its biggest win of the season when it beat North Carolina, 2-1, in ...
College Women: USC hands Stanford first defeat Oct. 10, 3:21 a.m.
USC handed top-ranked Stanford its first loss of the season when it beat the Cardinal, 3-0, ...
Florida State falls to BC, draws to Syracuse Oct. 10, 2:56 a.m.
Florida State, which began the week at No. 2, endured a tough road trip as it ...
Dorrance wins his 800th game as UNC women's coach Oct. 10, 2:55 a.m.
North Carolina head coach Anson Dorrance won his 800th career win as the women's coach at ...
>> College Soccer Reporter Archives