Late Goal Lifts Women's Soccer Over UCF, 3-2

Oct. 16, 2002

Box Score

                        1	2	F
UCF                     1	1	2
Jacksonville            1	2	3

Goals: JU- Michaelene Cadiz (Ranveig Aas-Hanssen) 32:57, Lauren Starmer (unassisted) 52:24, Michaelene Cadiz (Vanessa Illanes) 89:12, UCF- Jennifer Montgomery (unassisted) 33:10, Jennifer Montgomery (Brooke Asby) 84:47. Shots: JU- 7, UCF- 14. Corner Kicks: JU- 3, UCF- 10. Saves: JU- 5 (Stephanie Fowler 5), UCF- 3 (Jessica Kuhlman 2, Carol Lewis 1). Records: JU- 12-1-2, 7-0-2 A-Sun, UCF- 11-4, 6-1 A-Sun.

ORLANDO, Fla. - JU sophomore forward Michaelene Cadiz (Lutz, Fla.) scored in the 90th minute to give the JU women's soccer team a thrilling 3-2 victory over UCF in Atlantic Sun action Wednesday night at UCF Soccer Field. The Dolphins are now the only undefeated team in the A-Sun as they improve to 7-0-2 in the conference and 12-1-2 overall, remaining unbeaten in their last 14 games.

Senior Vanessa Illanes (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.) found Cadiz on the left side in the 90th minute and Cadiz sent a rocket past Golden Knights keeper Carol Lewis for the game-winner, her second goal of the night. Sophomore keeper Stephanie Fowler (Seffner, Fla.) made five saves for the Dolphins, who hand UCF their first A-Sun loss.

With the score tied 1-1 at the half, sophomore Lauren Starmer (Oviedo, Fla.) gave the Dolphins a 2-1 lead in the 53rd minute, finding a loose ball after a corner kick. UCF tied the game, 2-2, in the 85th minute as Brooke Asby set up Jennifer Montgomery from 12 yards out.

JU scored first in the 33rd minute as Cadiz took a pass from freshman Ranveig Aas-Hanssen (Skien, Norway) for her first goal, putting the Dolphins in front 1-0. The Golden Knights tied the game, 1-1, 13 seconds later as Jennifer Montgomery scored.

The Dolphins return to action on Saturday as they host the Stetson Hatters in Atlantic Sun play at the Ashley Sports Complex at 2 p.m.