Soccer shuts out Oral Roberts for third straight win

first_imgFacebook Equestrian upsets No. 1 Baylor, swept by Texas A&M at NCEA Championships Norrie climbs to No. 1 in national rankings Linkedin Dean Straka + posts Women’s teams leading the way for TCU Athletics in 2020-2021 season Previous articleMan posing as Uber Driver picks up female studentsNext articleSigma Nu commits to diversity, inclusion Dean Straka RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR printTCU soccer won its third consecutive match on Sunday, beating Oral Roberts University 4-0 at Garvey Rosenthal Soccer Stadium in Fort Worth.The team is now back to .500 on the season, sitting at 3-3 after dropping its first three contests.The Frogs opened up the scoring when junior Meghan Murphy’s header found the back of the net 41 minutes into the first half. It was Murphy’s first goal in exactly two years, since her goal on Sept. 6, 2013 against Illinois State.The Frogs blew the game wide open when they tallied three more goals in the second half, en route to a 4-o win.Junior Michelle Prokof scored two goals within a 10 minute span during the second half, her third and fourth of the season. First-year player Faith Carter also scored a goal for the second straight match.“In the second half, the kids came out and took care of what they needed to take care of,” TCU head coach Eric Bell said. “I’m very happy with the total team effort.”Bell added that he is impressed with the strides the team has made this season.“We are deeper than we have been in years past, so in the second half we are able to exhibit our depth a little bit more as the game goes on,” Bell said. “We are more fresher than the other team.”The Frogs finished the match with 24 shots on goal.TCU return to action when they host Abilene Christian University on Friday, Sept. 11, continuing their four-game home stand. Game time is set for 7 p.m. ReddIt Equestrian defeated in Big 12 Championship Dean Straka Dean Straka ReddIt Bell reflects on his journey in soccer after championship season Dean Straka Twitter Facebook Taylor’s monster slam highlights big weekend for TCU Athletics Allison Ganter takes the ball during Sunday’s 4-0 victory over Oral Roberts University. Dean Straka Men’s tennis clinches consecutive Big 12 titles with win over No. 4 Baylor Twitter Dean Straka is a senior journalism major from Lake Forest, California. He currently serves as Sports Line Editor for TCU 360. His passions include golf, God, traveling, and sitting down to watch the big game of the day. Follow him on Twitter at @dwstraka49 Linkedinlast_img