Soccer Wins Exhibition Match At UAB, 6-0
March 2, 2011
The Auburn soccer team defeated UAB, 6-0, in an exhibition match on Sunday in Birmingham. Ana Cate netted two goals and an assist in the win, scoring in both the first and third 30-minute periods.
Cate, who finished the 2010 season with four goals and an assist in 13 matches, scored at the 11:30 mark of the first period when she headed in a Heather Havron corner kick. She then scored again just over a minute into the third period as she took a cross from Lydia Townsend and slotted the ball in with her left foot into the lower left corner for a 3-0 lead.
Katy Frierson had opened the scoring just over two minutes into the first period when she picked up a loose ball in the midfield and chipped the UAB keeper from 24 yards out into the top right corner.
Tasha Prentice gave Auburn a 4-0 lead as she finished off a Cate-Frierson combination through the midfield.
Mary Coffed then made it 5-0 when Frierson crossed her a pass that she buried into the lower right corner.
Auburn will play its next exhibition match at 6pm on Saturday when it faces West Florida at the Auburn Soccer Complex.
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