BYU women’s soccer took down the South Carolina Gamecocks 4-1 in the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament in front of a sold-out crowd at South Field Saturday to advance to the Final Four for the first time.
A goal by senior forward Cameron Tucker early in the second half gave BYU a 1-0 lead and the Cougars were able to hold on against No. 1 seed Virginia to advance to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday.
BYU women's soccer alumna Ashley Hatch of the Washington Spirit was awarded the NWSL Golden Boot for scoring the most goals in the league this season.
The Cougars kept the goals coming on Thursday in a 4-1 victory over Alabama in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in Charlottesville, Virginia.
No. 4 seed BYU women's soccer faced off against the New Mexico Lobos in the first round of the NCAA playoffs Saturday night. The Cougars won 6-0, sending themselves into the second round of the tournament.
No. 12 BYU women’s soccer honored six seniors as the Cougars washed away the No. 16 Pepperdine Waves 1-0 in a double-overtime thriller on Senior Night Nov. 6 — clinching a share of the West Coast Conference Championship for the eighth time in 11 years.