Temple women's soccer (5-6-2) ends up getting its second tie of the season as they had a 2-2 draw with Tulsa (3-10-3).
Keys to the Match
>There were no goals in the first half as sophomore goalkeeper Morgan Basileo
made three saves for the Owls.
>In the 57th
minute, Tulsa's Ashlyn Heckman scored a goal off an assist from Valiree Morris.
>Redshirt senior forward Kayla Cunningham
answered right back for the Owls by scoring her first goal of the season unassisted.
>In the 70th
minute, Tulsa's Eden Opie scored off an assist from Alyssa Kaiser, increasing the Golden Hurricanes' lead to 2-1.
> Temple's Senior forward Gabriella McKeown
ended up tying the game at 2-2 on a unassisted goal in regulation.
>McKeown's goal was her fourth of the season and she now leads the team in goals and is now tied for the team points lead with junior forward Kerri McGinley
>Cunningham's goal was her first of the season and she now has five points.
>Basileo had a career-high 10 saves in the game.
"We played a very good game today" said Temple head coach Seamus O'Connor
. "We created a lot of chances, but their goalie played outstanding especially towards the end which kept them in the game. It always feels good to get points in a conference match."
>The Owls return home and face Houston on Thursday, Oct.12th with a 3:30 p.m. start time.