Thursday 6:30pm Recap

Now that the 6:30pm games are done, we have some pools that are concluded.  So…

FOR OFFICIAL RESULTS please visit: http://play.nirsa.net/soccer/national-championship-results/. Please confirm all results below on website and with tournament desk.

Let’s analyze the results.

Women’s Championship

Pool A: UCSB (pictured) defeats Virginia 1-0 via a goal from Julia Keenan-Woitalla.
UCSB wins pool with 6 points, Ohio State 2nd 3 points. Virginia 3rd 0 points.

Pool B: Illinois defeats Fordham 2-0. Goals by Kelsey Hamm and Julia Irle secure pool.
Illinois wins pool with 6 points. Both Fordham and NC State tied each other and lost to Illinois. Fordham lost 2-0. NC State lost 3-0. It should make the results Fordham 2nd place with goal differential of -2, NC State 3rd with goal differential of -3. Please confirm on website above and with tournament desk.

Pool C: Colorado defeats Gonzaga 3-1. After going down 1-0, Colorado scores 3 unanswered to win pool.
Colorado wins pool with 6 points, Gonzaga 2nd 3 points, Northeastern 3rd 0 points.

Pool D: Texas defeats The College of New Jersey 3-0 with a hat trick from Sophie Sanchez.
Texas and Michigan State tied each other and defeated TCNJ. Texas won 3-0. Michigan State won 3-1. So with goal differential:
Texas wins pool +3 GD, Michigan State +2 GD, TCNJ had 0 points in 3rd. Please confirm on website above and with tournament desk.

Men’s Championship

Pool A: Colorado State held on to a 3-2 victory over San Jose State.
Colorado State and North Carolina tied each other and beat San Jose State. UNC 6-1; CSU 3-2. So with goal differential:
UNC wins pool +5; Colorado State 2nd +1; San Jose State 3rd with 0 points. Please confirm on website above and with tournament desk.

Pool B: Oregon defeated Virginia Tech 2-1.
Every team beat each other. Virginia Tech with a 2 goal win over Illinois “Orange” and 1 goal defeat to Oregon. Oregon also had a 1 goal defeat to Illinois “Orange”. So goal differential should read: Virginia Tech +1; Oregon 0; Illinois “Orange” -1. If that is the case, then Virginia Tech would win the pool, Oregon 2nd, Illinois “Orange” 3rd. Please confirm on website above and with tournament desk.

Pool C: Michigan defeated Fordham 2-1.
Michigan wins pool with 6 points, Fordham 2nd with 3 points, Arizona 3rd with 0 points.

Pool D: Virginia holds on to a 1-0 win over Pittsburgh.
BYU wins pool with 6 points, Virginia 2nd with 3 points and Pittsburgh 3rd with 0 points.

Women’s Open

Pool A: Defending champs Oregon defeated Vermont 2-0. Iowa defeated Missouri State 2-0 as well.
Pool B: Penn State defeated Purdue 1-0 and UCLA defeated Minnesota 2-1. UCLA and Penn State will play to see who will win the pool tomorrow.
Pool C: Virginia Tech defeated Texas Tech 4-0. Cincinnati defeated Towson 4-0. Virginia Tech and Cincinnati will play to see who will win the pool tomorrow.

Again, please confirm on website above and with tournament desk.

2018-11-29T19:14:12+00:00November 29, 2018|Categories: NIRSA Championship Series, Soccer, Sports|