(8–22–14) – DI Women Opening Day Wrapup (Aug. 22, 2014; CS360 Top-50)

UNC-STAN 2014

2014 Gameday Coverage (DI women)

• Opening Day (scroll down) – Aug. 22
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Alexis Degler

Opening Day of the 2014 Division I women's soccer season produced numerous noteworthy results, including Stanford's 1-0 overtime win at North Carolina. Friday's 39 games involving teams in the top-50 of the CS360 Compiste National Rankings (CNR) generally went to form, with the higher-ranked teams combining for nearly an 80% win pct. (28-6-5; 78%). Scroll down for complete cs360 top-50 results (plus those for other conference favorites), including postgame links, embedded video and photos.

Alexis Degler (Ohio State)


In addition to cs360 #7 Stanford's win at (4) UNC, other noteworthy upsets on Friday included: (38) Ohio State's 1-0 victory over (13) Duke (also at UNC) … (48) Washington's 4-1 domination of visiting (28) Kentucky … and Oklahoma besting rival (36) Oklahoma State, 2-0, in Norman. The other two upsets were in the bottom part of the top-50: Northern Colorado 3-2 over visiting (41) Colorado College, and Michigan State 3-1 at (45) San Diego State.

WA vs KY 2014

Jaclyn Softi and her Washington teammates rolled to a 4-1 win over visiting Kentucky.


Lizzie Luallin & Rachel Ressler crop


Rachel Ressler (#14; left) and Lizzie Luallin celebrate Ressler's goal (assisted by Luallin) that  opened the scoring in Oklahoma's 2-0 win over rival Oklahoma State.

Most of the CS360 top-50 was slated to play on Opening Day – all except (17) Wake Forest, which opens on Monday vs. Wright State.

Friday's five ties included Cal State
Fullerton vs. visiting (22) BYU, 1-1, and Georgia's 1-1 game at (31) Ole Miss. Nevada played to a 1-1 final vs. visiting (34) Denver, while Syracuse vs. (49) Missouri ended 0-0 (at Penn State). There was one tie on Friday between fellow cs360 top-50 teams, as (43) Arizona State rallied from a 2-0 deficit vs. (44) Texas (2-2; at Hawaii).


Gabby Seiler

Abby Seiler (right) opened the scoring in Georgia's 1-1
game at Ole Miss.


In games involving conference favorites outside the CS360 top-50, Tennessee rolled to a 5-0 win over Horizon League favorite Milwaukee (at the Univ. of Wisconsin). A noteworthy west-coast matchup saw Pepperdine post a 2-1 home win over Big West favorite Cal Poly. Also of note (all at home): Delaware 3-2 vs. MAAC favorite Monmouth … UConn 1-0 vs. CAA favorite Hofstra … and America-East favorite UMBC 1-0 vs. perennial Patriot League fav. Navy.


In one other opening game of note, cs360 #8 Texas A&M won a wild 4-3 game vs. visiting Dayton (the Atlantic-10 Conference favorite).


All photos courtesy of the respective schools.

FRIDAY'S BIG GAMES  (8/22/14; both CS360 top-50)



• at (1) UCLA 3 … def. (35) MARYLAND 0  |  TV: Pac-12 Networks  |  Live Stats  |  Live Audio

– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | UCLA Recap (w/ Rosie White video)  |  MD Recap  |  Highlights (also embedded above)

• at (2) FLORIDA STATE 1 … def. (16) PORTLAND 0  |  Live Stats  |  Live Audio (PORT)

– Final Stats: HTMLPDF  |  FSU Recap  |  PORT Recap  |  Photos


• (7) STANFORD 1 … won at (4) NORTH CAROLINA 0  (OT)  |  Live Stats  |  Live Video  (delayed start)
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  STAN Recap  |  UNC Recap  |  Photos  |  Postgame Audio (UNC)

PSU v WVU 2014


Penn State veteran Emily Hurd (pink headband) assisted on
PSU's first goal in the 3-1 opening-day win over West Virginia.


• (9) NOTRE DAME 3 … won at (29) ILLINOIS 1
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | ND Recap  |  ILL Recap  

Photos (ILL)  |  ILL Highlights (also embedded above)


• at (10) PENN STATE 3 … def. (14) WEST VIRGINIA 1  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | PSU Recap  |  WVU Recap  
PSU 
Photos  |  WVU Photos  |  PSU Postgame Video (also embedded below)


• (38) OHIO STATE 1 … def. (13) DUKE 0  (at North Carolina)  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | OSU Recap  |  Duke Recap  |  Photos  |  Duke Postgame Video (also embedded below)



• at (48) WASHINGTON 4 … def. (28) KENTUCKY 1   |  Live Stats  |  Live Video
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  WA Recap  |  KY Recap  |  WA Postgame Video (also embedded below)


ASU v TX 2014


• (44) TEXAS 2
... tied (43) ARIZONA STATE 2 
(at Hawaii)  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF 
 TX Recap  |  ASU Recap     



McKenzie Berryhill (right) scored twice
to lead Arizona State's comeback in the
2-2 game vs. Texas late Fri. (in Hawaii).




OTHER KEY FRIDAY GAMES  
(8/24/14; based on CS360 top-50)

• at (3) VIRGINIA 3 … def. MARSHALL 0   |  Live Stats 
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  UVa Recap  |  Herd Recap  |  Photos  |  Video Highlights


• at (5) VIRGINIA TECH 6 … def. VCU 0   |  Live Stats 
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  VT Recap (w/ photo gallery)  |  VCU Recap



• at (6) FLORIDA 3 … def. MIAMI 0   |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  FL Recap  |  Canes Recap  |  Photos  |  Video Recap (also embedded above)

 • at (8) 
TEXAS A&M 4 … def. *DAYTON 3  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  A&M Recap  |  DAY Recap  |  Video Highlights (also embedded below)


at (11) SANTA CLARA 2 … def. UC IRVINE 0  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  SCU Recap  |  UCI Recap


• at (12) 
BOSTON COLLEGE 3 … def. COLGATE 1  |  Live Stats 
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  BC Recap  |  COL Recap


(15) SOUTH CAROLINA 2 … won at EAST CAROLINA 0  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  SC Recap  |  ECU Recap  |  SC Postgame Video


• NEW MEXICO at (18) TEXAS TECH – canc.

• at (19) 
MARQUETTE 3 … def. LOYOLA (IL) 0   |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  MARQ Recap  |  LOY Recap  |  Photos  |  Video Highlights

 • at (20) 
MICHIGAN 2 … def. Cal State NORTHRIDGE 0  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | MICH Recap  |  CSUN Recap  |  Postgame Notes  |  Photos  |  Video Highlights


• (21) GEORGETOWN 3 … won at SAN DIEGO 1  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | GU Recap  |  USD Recap

Ivy Diego

Ivy Diego's goal in the 83rd minute helped Cal State Fullerton earn a 1-1 result vs. visiting BYU.

• at Cal State FULLETON 1 … tie (22) BYU 1   |  Live Stats  
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | CSF Recap  |  BYU Recap


• (23) Central Florida (UCF) at *FLORIDA GULF COAST – canc.


• at (24) NEBRASKA 4 … def. SMU 0   |  Live Stats 
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  NEB Recap  |  SMU Recap  |  Photos



• at (25) CALIFORNIA 3 … def. SAN FRANCISCO 1  |  TV: Pac-12 Networks  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  CAL Recap  |  SanFran Recap  |  Postgame Video (also embedded above)


• at (26) ARKANSAS 3 … def. UTAH STATE 1  |  Live Stats  
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  ARK Recap  |  Utah-St. Recap  |  Photos


• at (27) WISCONSIN 1 … def. OREGON 0  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  WIS Recap  |  ORE Recap


• at (30) WASHINGTON STATE 3 … def. TCU 0  |  TV: Pac-12 Networks  |  Live Stats (delayed start)
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  WSU Recap  |  Frogs Recap  |  Photos  |  Video Highlights (also embedded below)



• GEORGIA 1 … tied at (31) MISSISSIPPI 1 
TV: SEC Network  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  UGa Recap (w/ video highlights)
OleMiss Recap  |  Analysis (Ole Miss)
Ole Miss Postgame Video: Amanda Karlsson (also embedded below)  |  Matt Mott


• at (32) COLORADO 2 … def. COLORADO STATE 0   |  TV: Pac-12 Networks  |  Live Stats 
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  CU Recap  |  CSU Recap  |  Quotes


(33) LOUISVILLE 2 … won at WRIGHT STATE 1  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  LOU Recap  |  WS Recap  |  WS Photos



• at NEVADA 1 … tied (34) DENVER 1  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  NEV Recap  |  DU Recap  |  NEV Postgame Video (also embedded above)



• at OKLAHOMA 2 … def. (36) OKLAHOMA STATE 0  
Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  OU Recap  |  OK-St. Recap    Photos (OU)  |  Video Highlights (also embedded below)


• (37) UTAH 2 … won at ORAL ROBERTS 0  |  Live Stats  
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Utes Recap  |  ORU Recap  |  ORU Postgame Video (also embedded below)



• at (39) BAYLOR 1 … def. RICE 0 (OT)   |  Live Stats 
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  BAY Recap  |  Owls Recap |  Rice Postgame Video

• at (40) LSU 2 … def. TROY 0  |  Live Stats 
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  LSU Recap  |  Troy Recap  |  LSU Photos  |  Video Recap (also embedded below)



• at NORTHERN COLORADO 3 ... def. (41) COLORADO COLLEGE 2  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  NoCo Recap  |  CC Recap

• (42) IOWA 1 … won at NORTHERN IOWA 0  (2 OT)  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  Iowa Recap  |  UNI Recap  |  Video Recap  |  UNI Photos


Rachel Van Poppelen

Rachel Van Poppelen (left) scored in Michigan State's 3-1 win at San Diego State.

• MICHIGAN STATE 3 … won at (45) SAN DIEGO STATE 1  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: 
HTML & PDF  |  MSU Recap  |  SDSU Recap

• (46) 
ARIZONA 2 … won at FLORIDA INTERNATONAL 0  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  AZ Recap  |  FIU Recap


• at (47) BOSTON UNIV. 1 … def. La SALLE 0   |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  BU Recap  |  LAS Recap
BU Video Highlights  |  BU Postgame Video (also embedded below)


• SYRACUSE 0 … tied (49) MISSOURI 0 (at Penn State, moved to practice field)  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | SYR Recap  |  MO Recap


• (50) USC 1 … def. LONG BEACH State 0 (at San Diego)  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  | USC Recap  |  LBSU Recap

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* Other games involving conference favorites

• at *FURMAN 1 … def. GEORGIA STATE 0  (OT)
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  FUR Recap  |  GA-St. Recap


• at *WESTERN MICHIGAN 4 ... def. OAKLAND 0
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  WMU Recap  |  OAK Recap


• TENNESSEE 5 … def. *MILWAUKEE 0  (at Wisconsin)  |  Live Stats

– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  TN Recap  |  MIL Recap

• at *ILLINOIS STATE 4 … def. NORTHERN ILLINOIS 1  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  ISU Recap  |  NIU Recap


• at PEPPERDINE 2 … def. *CAL POLY 1   |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  PEP Recap  |  CP Recap


• at CONNECTICUT 1 … def. *HOFSTRA 0
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  UConn Recap  |  HOF Recap


• at DELAWARE 3 … def. *MONMOUTH 2
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  DEL Recap  |  MON Recap


• *CHARLOTTE 1 … won at UNC GREENSBORO 0
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  CHAR Recap  |  UNCG Recap


• *MOREHEAD STATE 2… won at BOWLING GREEN 1
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  MORE Recap  |  BG Recap

• *LIBERTY 1 … won at OLD DOMINION 0
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  LIB Recap  |  ODU Recap

• at *UMBC 1 … def. NAVY 0
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  UMBC Recap  |  Navy Recap


• at ST. JOHN'S 3 …. def. *ST. FRANCIS (PA) 0   |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  StJ Recap  |  StF Recap


• at *SOUTH ALABAMA 2 … def. UAB 1  (2 OT)
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  So.-AL Recap  |  UAB Recap


• at *SEATTLE 2 … def. IDAHO 1  (OT)
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  SEA Recap  |  Vandals Recap


• at *STEPHEN F. AUSTIN 2 … def. OREGON STATE 0  |  Live Stats
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  SFA Recap  |  OR-St. Recap


• at *PORTLAND STATE 1 … def. UTAH VALLEY 0
– Final Stats: HTML & PDF  |  PORT-St. Recap  |  UVU Recap

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