TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's soccer team will close out its opening weekend Sunday as the Golden Eagles host North Texas. First touch is set for 1 p.m. and admission to the Case Soccer Complex is free.
The match will be streamed free through the ORU Sports Network, and through Facebook Live on the ORU Athletics page.
- The Golden Eagles opened the regular season Friday night with a 3-0 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
- Last season, ORU finished the year 10-8-2 and was 6-2 in The Summit League to finish as the regular season runners-up.
- The Golden Eagles were picked to finish third in The Summit League in the preseason poll.
- ORU returns leading goal scorer and first team All-Summit League selection Brittney Lawrence, who had 10 goals for the Golden Eagles, including three game-winners.
- Also returning to the pitch from last year's team is All-Freshman selection Ryliegh Bohnenstiehl, who played in 16 games and made three starts, but led the team in saves (55) and save percentage (.797).
- North Texas is coming off a 19-4-1 season and a Conference USA Championship a year ago.
- North Texas is 6-1-1 in the series against Oral Roberts.
- The Mean Green opened their season with a 4-0 victtory over Incarnate Word.
For the latest information on ORU women's soccer, follow @ORUWSoccer on Twitter or go towww.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.