Late comeback not enough for Lady Jacks Soccer

DALLAS, TX (News Release) - The Lady Jacks soccer team lost 2 to 1 in their season opening match.

The SMU Mustangs managed a goal in the 87th minute to defeat the Lady Jacks and spoil a comeback.

SMU's Lacy Lee scored in the 25th minute to take an early lead for the Mustangs. Throughout the game the Lady Jacks out shot the Mustangs 13-10 but could not find the net until the 79th minute. That's when Breanna Vernon scored the first goal of the season for SFA and the fourth of her career.

The one goal was not enough because in the 87th minute Amelia Ambrose gave the Mustangs the lead for good. The Lad Jacks play again Friday against Tulsa and open up their home games Friday September 2nd, against Tulsa.