Category: Sports

Men’s soccer: Wolverines score early, beat Houston Baptist

Photo by Cody Glassett The UVU men’s soccer team (5-8-2, 2-3-2) jumped out early with two goals in the first half and beat Houston Baptist University (5-7, 2-5) Thursday night at Clyde Field. UVU scored the first goal early in the match when Alec Felix scored on a pass from Giovanny Vazquez in minute number eight. Then Austin Buxton scored the Wolverines’ second goal in minute 32′ with Joe Barakat getting the assist. It was his first goal of the season. Barakat left the game soon after with the assistance of trainers just seconds before the end of the...

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Women’s soccer: Smith provides offense, leadership for UVU

Photo by Mykah Heaton Going into her final season at UVU, Tori Smith had a very simple approach when it came to goals she wanted to accomplish on the field. “Leave everything out on the field because you never know what’s going to happen,” Smith said. “I want my last year of soccer to be the best one.” This no-regrets style approach to her season is being reflected as Smith leads the team in minutes played, allowing her to maximize her chances at making an impact on the field. Smith said the coaches ask her to be a leader...

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