No.12 Soccer Travels to UNLV, SDSU
PROVO -- No. 12 BYU (14-1-1, 3-1-1) travels to UNLV (9-4-3, 4-0-0) and San Diego State (10-6-3, 2-1-1) this weekend to play its last two road games of the regular season. The Cougars challenge UNLV on Thursday at 8 p.m. (MDT), and SDSU on Saturday at 8 p.m. (MDT). Live stats will be available for both games. The web links can be found at
BYU's offensive attack is overwheming for opponents, as ten Cougars have earned five or more points. Jaime Rendich Beck is a force to be reckoned with, netting ten goals and accumulating seven assists on the season. Rendich Beck's sidekick is Bobbi Tillotson, who was scored six goals and posted seven assists. Following close behind is Jessica Aquino and Katie Larkin, recording 12 points and eleven points, respectively. Natalie Nate, Annie Zwahlen and Carolyn Swenson have all amassed seven points, while Brooke Thulin has earned six points. Goalkeeper Erika Woodbury protects the net, saving the ball 40 times in 1,331 minutes of action.
Katie Carney and Tanya Roberts pack a powerful one-two punch for the Rebels, posting 15 points and 10 points, respectively. Carney has scored five goals and assisted for five goals, while Roberts has netted 3 goals and recorded four assists on the season. The Rebels have a balanced offensive attack with six other players posting five or more points on the season. Goalkeeper Ciera Nero has saved the ball 55 times during her 1,100 minutes in the net. Since her return from a broken foot, goalie Jenna Huff has played in six games, earning shutouts in each of the contests.
Erika Sutton and Jen Mello are a dominant duo for SDSU, with Sutton scoring four goals and assisting for eight others, and Mello finding the back of the net for seven goals and earning one assist. Splitting time in the net, goalkeepers Cat Burson and Christi Yount have a combined 75 saves on the season.
The Cougars took the field for the first time of the 2023 season Saturday night for the annual Blue vs White game.…