2008 Scorpion Women's Soccer Team
Scorpion women's soccer team

 

Fall 2007 Season Achievements
2007 Red River Athletic Conference Tournament Champions

Overall Record 13-7 / RRAC 5-2 / RRAC Regular Season 3rd / Undefeated at home 5-0
68 Goals Scored / 26 Goals Against / 10 Shutouts in 20 Games
8 RRAC All-Conference Team Players
RRAC Offensive Player of the Year & Newcomer of the Year
1 NAIA National Player of the Week
4 NAIA Region VI All-Conference Team Players
2 NAIA All-American Honorable Mention Players
NAIA Region VI Tournament Quarterfinals
 

Texas Wesleyan Hands Scorpions First-Ever Loss at Morningside Park, 2-1
Posted October 8, 2008
Texas Wesleyan University took far fewer shots but made two of them count in a 2-1 victory over UTB/TSC in Red River Athletic Conference women's soccer Wednesday, October 8, at Morningside Park. More
Scorpions Win Another Thriller in Overtime, 2-1, over Northwood
Posted October 4, 2008
In its third straight home game that went into overtime, UTB/TSC pulled out a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over Northwood University in Red River Athletic Conference women's soccer Saturday, October 4, at Morningside Park. More
Southern Nazarene University Defeats Scorpions, 4-0, in Women's Soccer
Posted September 27, 2008
BETHANY, Okla. -– Southern Nazarene University scored twice in the last five minutes of the first half, and then went on to stop UTB/TSC, 4-0, in women's soccer Saturday, September 27, at the Wanda Rhodes Soccer Complex. More
Scorpions Blanked by Oklahoma City University, 5-0
Posted September 26, 2008
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -– UTB/TSC surrendered three goals in the first half en route to a 5-0 loss to Oklahoma City University in women's soccer Friday, September 26, at Stars Field. More
Scorpions Breeze Past Huston-Tillotson, 6-0, in RRAC Opener
Posted September 23, 2008
AUSTIN -– Julia Dell’ Aquila scored twice and her Scorpions teammates cruised to a 6-0 victory over Huston-Tillotson University Tuesday, September 23, at St. Francis School Field. More
Scorpions Down Our Lady of the Lake University in Overtime Thriller, 1-0
Posted September 20, 2008
Milica Mihajlovic's free kick glanced off the fingertips of Christi Oswalt to end a dramatic 1-0 victory for the UTB/TSC Scorpions over Our Lady of the Lake University Saturday, September 20, at Morningside Park. More
Scorpions, Oklahoma Baptist Battle 110 Minutes to 1-1 Deadlock
Posted September 6, 2008
After 110 minutes of hard-nosed soccer in field conditions immediately after a rainstorm, UTB/TSC and Oklahoma Baptist University battled to a 1-1 tie in a women's soccer match Saturday, September 5, at Morningside Park. More
Houston Baptist Remains Unbeaten after 2-1 Win over Scorpions
Posted September 1, 2008
HOUSTON -- Houston Baptist University remained undefeated after three games after a 2-1 victory over the UTB/TSC Scorpions Monday, September 1, at Husky Field. More
Scorpions Open Season with 3-1 Victory over TAMIU
Posted August 31, 2008
Linette Cuvillier scored two goals to lead the UTB/TSC women's soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Texas A&M International University in its season opener Sunday, August 31 at Morningside Park. More
Final Recruits for Scorpion Women's Soccer Sign Letters of Intent

Posted August 1, 2008
The final pieces of the 2008 Scorpion women's soccer puzzle are complete with a little taste of Jamaica. More

Villarreal Signs Letter of Intent to Join Scorpion Women's Soccer Team
Updated July 29, 2008
Nedelin "Nena" Villarreal, a 2008 graduate of Rivera High School, has signed a Red River Athletic Conference Letter of Intent to join the Scorpion women's soccer team. More
Scorpion Women's Soccer Team Signs Goalkeeper Reid
Updated June 2, 2008
Goalkeeper Stephanie Reid of Mississauga, Canada has signed a Red River Athletic Conference Letter of Intent to join the Scorpion women's soccer team. More

Girls' Summer Soccer Camps Scheduled for Youth July 14-17
Updated June 2, 2008
Girls ages 4 to 15 are invited to participate in the Scorpion Soccer Summer Camp this summer at Scorpion Field. More

Four New Recruits Join Scorpion Women's Soccer Team
Posted June 4, 2008
Four new recruits have signed Red River Athletic Conference Letters of Intent to join the 2008 UTB/TSC women’s soccer team. More

Scorpion Women's Soccer
End-of-Year Awards Presented

Four members of the Scorpion women's soccer team were honored at the Scorpion Athletics Awards banquet held April 24.

Pictured are (Left to right) Lena Candia, Most Valuable Player, Cristin Resing, Defensive Player of the Year; Mayra Solis, Freshman of the Year; and Brittany Moesley, Scorpion Award.

For a list of complete Women's Soccer awards, click here. 

Women’s Soccer Players Help Children at Buena Vida Housing Project

UTB/TSC women's soccer players joined their male soccer team friends to teach children at the Buena Vida Housing Project basic fundamentals of soccer.

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Scorpion Women’s Soccer Prospect Camp/Evaluations Scheduled April 18-19
Posted April 10, 2008
Prospects for the UTB/TSC Women’s Soccer Team are invited to attend the 2008 Prospect Camp/Evaluations for all players Friday and Saturday, April 18-19, at Morningside Park. More
 

De Leon Signs Letter of Intent to Join Scorpions
Posted May 6, 2008
Bianca De Leon of San Benito High School has signed a Red River Athletic Conference Letter of Intent to join the UTB/TSC women’s soccer team. More

Charro DaysScorpions at the Charro Days Parade
The UTB/TSC Scorpions men's and women's soccer team were part of the Charro Days Parade held on February 29. The soccer teams were featured on a float during the parade, where they waved to crowds and showed off some soccer moves. The coaching staff of the men's and women's soccer teams showed their support and really enjoyed being part of this memorable day. "It was amazing to have our players be a part of this great event that has deep roots in the Brownsville community and culture of the entire region," said Nikola Barjaktarevic, women's soccer head coach.
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Bridge Cleanup DAyBridge Clean Up Day
The UTB/TSC Scorpions women's soccer team helped with the Bridge-2-Bridge Clean-Up Day. Players who volunteered were: Lena Candia, Christin Resing, Brittany Moseley, Carling Rootes, Vanessa Gallegos, Lori Gomez, and a newly signed recruit Julia Dell-Aquila. The women enjoyed volunteering their time to help make the campus look beautiful. "It was fun to help make our school look cleaner, and it was a great bonding experience for our team." said soccer player Lori Gomez. More

Photo2008 NAIA National Tournament Venue Announced
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has proudly announced that the 2008 Women's Soccer National Championship will return to Daytona Beach, Fla. The event will be held at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University from December 1-6.
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Scorpion Women's Soccer Team Begins Spring Practice
The UTB/TSC women's soccer team has begun its spring practice with intrasquad games, testing, weight-lifting and other workouts. More
Dell-Aquila Becomes Fourth Soccer Scorpion to Sign
Posted February 4, 2008
Striker Julia Dell-Aquila signed a Red River Athletic Conference Letter of Intent to play women's soccer for the UTB/TSC Scorpions during a ceremony Monday, February 4. More
DiBenedetto Becomes Third Soccer Scorpion to Sign
Posted February 1, 2008
Midfielder Sara DiBenedetto signed a Red River Athletic Conference Letter of Intent to play women's soccer for the UTB/TSC Scorpions during a ceremony Friday, February 1. More
Women's Soccer Signs First Two Recruits for New Season
Posted January 31, 2008
Midfielders Theresa Berman and Milica Mihajlovic signed Red River Athletic Conference Letters of Intent to play women's soccer for the UTB/TSC Scorpions during a ceremony Thursday, January 31. More

Six Honored in First Women's Soccer Coach's Honor Roll
Posted January 4, 2008
Six Scorpion women's soccer student-athletes have been honored in the first UTB/TSC Women's Soccer Coach's Honor Roll. More

Lena Candia Aliesha Cassie Linette Cuvillier Tiffany Hernandez Cristin Resing Samantha Thorman


Candia, Gallegos Receive Honorable Mention All-America Honors
Posted December 1,  2007
Scorpions forward Lena Candia and midfielder Vanessa Gallegos have been named to the NAIA Region VI All-Region Team and were also selected as Honorable Mention selections to the NAIA All-America Team. More
 

Lena Candia Vanessa Gallegos

Scorpions' Successful Season Ends
at Regional Quarterfinals, 2-0

Posted November 3,  2007
BETHANY, Okla. -- The UTB/TSC women's soccer team saw its successful first season come to an end with a 2-0 defeat to Southern Nazarene University Saturday, November 3, at Harmon Field in Bethany, Okla. in a NAIA Region VI first-round playoff game. More

 

Scorpions Win RRAC Tourney Championship over Bacone

Lena Candia sprints downfield past Bacone College defender

Posted October 27, 2007

FORT WORTH -- How sweet it is!
 

In its first year of soccer, the UTB/TSC women's soccer team can call itself champions, after stopping Bacone College, 1-0, to win the Red River Athletic Conference Tournament championship Saturday, October 27, at Martin Field.

 

The Scorpions, now 13-6, came into the tournament as the third-seed in the six-team tournament, because they were 5-2 in regular season play with two losses to Northwood University and Texas Wesleyan University. More