10/18/2020 | 6:00 PM
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BRYAN-COLLEGE STATION, Texas – No. 15 Florida soccer lost 2-1 at No. 11 Texas A&M this afternoon at Ellis Field.
It was a traditional meeting between the two programs. Sunday’s result was the 13th one-goal decision in the 17-match all-time series between the two teams.
The opening goal came in the 22nd minute when Texas A&M’s Barbara Olivieri’s corner kick curled in to kick in off the far post.
A foul was called on Florida’s Parker Roberts when she bumped TAMU’s Lauren Geczik inside the top corner of the box. Jimena Lopez scored on the resulting penalty kick in the 28th minute.
The first goal of second half was also the first Gator goal for sophomore Syd Kennedy. Madison Alexander tried to play the ball into the box but it deflected off the legs of TAMU defenders. Alexander picked up the deflection, sliding to poke the ball to Kenned located at the top of the box. With her natural left foot, Kennedy scored on a 17-yard shot to the far post in the 58th minute.
Worth Noting: Gator sophomore Kouri Peace left the