Soccer Hosts The Miami Invitational

Soccer Hosts The Miami Invitational

Sept. 12, 2002

CORAL GABLES, Fla.-The University of Miami women’s soccer team returns to action hosting the Miami Invitational, Sept. 13 & 15 at Cobb Stadium on the UM campus.

Florida State (2-1-2) and Virginia Tech (0-3-1) meet in the first match of the tournament at 4:30 p.m. Friday afternoon, followed by the Hurricanes (3-2-0) versus UNC-Charlotte (3-0-0) at 7 p.m.

Play continues Sunday with FSU facing UNC-Charlotte at Noon, followed by Miami opening BIG EAST action with the Hokies.

The Hurricanes are coming off of a, 2-1, loss to the Seminoles Wednesday night.

Charlotte is undefeated coming off of a, 3-1, win over VT.

Sophomore Britney Butcher (Bothell, Wash.) and freshman Lindsey Yach (Carrollton, Texas) lead the Miami offense. The two combined have scored 11 of UM’s 14 goals this season.

Adults – $4 Kids – $2 – UM students admitted free of charge.Tickets can be purchased day of the game at the Hurricane Ticket Office. For more information contact the Hurricane Ticket Office at 305-284-CANES in Dade or 1-800-GO-CANES.