After a tough scoreless tie against Wake Forest on Friday night at the Alabama Soccer Complex, the Alabama Crimson Tide soccer team dropped a 2-1 loss on the road against the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles Sunday night. Redshirt sophomore Kat Stratton made her first start of the season at goalkeeper over Emily Rusk, who had a season high seven saves on Friday night against the Demon Deacons.
After a victory in their home season opener, Coach Wes Hart and the Alabama Crimson Tide soccer team returned home to the Alabama Soccer Complex on Friday night with a scoreless draw against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons. “This game showed our toughness and our grit,” Coach Hart said.
After a hard-fought 1-0 loss to the Memphis Tigers in their season opener, head coach Wes Hart and the Alabama soccer team answered back with 1-0 victory against the Troy Trojans in their first home game of the season with a game-winning goal by Alexis Mouton in the 76th minute Sunday night. The Crimson Tide used the momentum from the large crowd at the Alabama Soccer Stadium to help them push past the Trojans and give Hart his first win in his Alabama coaching career.
By Marquis Munson | Staff Reporter On Friday night, first-year head coach Wes Hart and the Alabama Crimson Tide soccer team began their 2015 season with a loss to the Memphis Tigers 1-0 at Mike Rose Stadium in Memphis, Tennessee. Coming off a 4-3 victory last Thursday in an exhibition match at Vanderbilt, the Crimson Tide lose a close and competitive match to begin the Wes Hart era at Alabama. Alabama controlled possession early in the first half until the Tigers took a 1-0 lead in the 22nd minute after a goal from their freshman forward Elizabeth Woerner.
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For many years, the Alabama soccer has taken pride in the fact that it can attract national and international players.