Cougars win American Sports Conference tournament opportunity
HOUSTON – Houston Soccer (12-4-2, 4-2-1 AAC) concluded its home regular season schedule with a 2-1 victory over Cincinnati (6-7-3, 1-4-2 AAC) on Sunday at the Carl lewis International Complex.
The Cougars clinched a berth at the American Athletic Conference for the first time since 2019. Houston also had the most season-winning streak in program history with 12, which hasn’t happened since 2010. , when Houston got a 12-5-4. With a regular season game to play, as well as a conference tournament, the Cougars have the chance to set a new winning record for the program.
Houston fought hard against two physical teams this week, but came out on top in both games. After a nationally-ranked Memphis victory on Thursday, the Cougars entered Sunday’s game ready to build on their momentum and secure a win.
First year Redshirt Maddie bowers played an incredible game for the Cougars scoring his first college goal at the end of the 38e minute with an assist in second year Madison Equipment. The assist was Gear’s second of the season.
After half-time, Houston entered the second half 1-0 before Cincinnati equalized the game in 69.e minute. Once again, Bowers has been an integral part of getting senior help. Nathalie Anderson who put him in the net to win the game for the Cougars. The 78e The score per minute was Anderson’s first of the season.
Houston has continuously set and broken program records this season and are looking to continue to do so in future games. Houston Soccer currently sits third in the US conference rankings behind South Florida and SMU.
The Cougars’ monumental season continues Thursday with the last game of the regular season schedule to be played in Tulsa. Details on the conference tournament will be announced after the game.
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