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Cougars Stay Sharp in 12th Consecutive Win

PROVO -- In game two of the semifinals of the Mountain West Conference Women's Soccer Championships, No. 1 seed Brigham Young demolished No. 5 seed San Diego State 9-2. The Cougars improve to 15-5-0 and have won 12 consecutive games while the Aztecs finished the season at 13-7-0.

BYU scored five goals in the first half on 13 shots. MWC Freshman of the Year Brooke Bowman recorded the first goal 12 minutes into the game. Two-time All-American Aleisha Cramer Rose was credited with the assist.

Junior forward Jennifer Fielding and freshman midfielder Jamie Rendich scored two goals a piece to lead the Cougars to victory. Rendhich's two goals are a career high.

Britney Holman scored her first goal of the season as she dribbled the ball all the way from midfield 24 minutes in the first half.

Last season's MWC Tournament MVP Lydia Ojuka headed in a goal to with four minutes left in the first half.

MWC Player of the Year Jeni Viernes scored four minutes into the seocnd half before sitting out the rest of the game. Freshman Davia King notched her second goal of the season with five minutes left in the match.

San Diego State's Boo Tinling scored both goals for the Aztecs, including a header with 16 seconds left in the game.

"Offensively, if was the best performance of the year," head coach Jennifer Rockwood said. "It was a great team effort overall and we are looking forward to playing New Mexico on Saturday."

The Cougars led 8-0 before the Aztecs outscored them 2-1 in the final seven minutes of play. The nine goals are a MWC Tournament record and a season-high for the Cougars. The Cougars have posted three five point games.

BYU out shot SDSU 25-9.

Brigham Young will advance and host New Mexico in the final at noon on Saturday.

Soccer Box Score (Final)

The Automated ScoreBook For Soccer

SD vs Brigham Young (Nov 07, 2002 at Provo, Utah)

SD (13-7-0 3-3-0) vs. Goals by period 1 2 Tot

Brigham Young (15-5-0 6-0-0) -------------------------------

Date: Nov 07, 2002 Attendance: 617 SD.................. 0 2 - 2

Weather: Brigham Young....... 5 4 - 9

SD Brigham Young

Pos ## Player Sh G A Pos ## Player Sh G A

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GK 00 PEARSON, Stephanie.. - - - GK 0 SMITH, Ashley....... - - -

F 2 CASTELLANOS, Kim.... 1 - - MD 2 THULIN, Brooke...... 2 - -

F 4 ALVAREZ, Arinda..... - - - MF 9 CAMPBELL, Krissa.... 2 - 1

M 7 WAGNER, Michele..... 1 - - D 10 OLMSTEAD, Farrah.... - - -

M 9 SALINAS, Gina....... - - - D 13 HOECHERL, Annie..... - - -

F 10 FINDLAY, Nicole..... 1 - - F 14 FIELDING, Jennifer.. 4 2 1

D 11 FLINT, Shawni....... - - - M 15 BOWMAN, Brooke...... 4 1 -

M 14 LOPEZ, Erica........ - - - DM 17 CRAMER ROSE, Aleisha - - 1

M 15 SWIADER, Amanda..... - - - MF 18 VIERNES, Jeni....... 3 1 -

M 16 MARTINEZ, Lisette... - - - D 19 HOLMAN, Britney..... 1 1 -

M 25 TINLING,Boo......... 6 2 - MF 20 OJUKA, Lydia........ 5 1 1

---------- Substitutes ---------- ---------- Substitutes ----------

1 PEREZ, Sophia....... - - - 4 KING, Davia......... 1 1 -

8 WEYMOUTH, Brianna... - - - 5 GABBERT, Katie...... 1 - -

12 BURNS, Cortney...... - - - 8 BIGELOW, Terra...... - - 1

17 PRILAMAN, Rebecca... - - - 11 RENDICH, Jamie...... 2 2 -

18 DAYOG, Sheila....... - - - 21 PHILLIPS, Jenavieve. - - 1

19 SHINN, Annette...... - - -

20 HARLOR, Jamie....... - - 1 Totals.............. 25 9 6

Totals.............. 9 2 1

SD Brigham Young

## Player MIN GA Saves ## Player MIN GA Saves

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00 PEARSON, Stephanie.. 78:08 7 5 0 SMITH, Ashley....... 90:00 2 2

1 PEREZ, Sophia....... 11:52 2 2 TM TM.................. 0:00 0 1

TM TM.................. 0:00 0 1

Shots by period 1 2 Tot Saves by period 1 2 Tot

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SD.................. 2 7 - 9 SD.................. 5 3 - 8

Brigham Young....... 13 12 - 25 Brigham Young....... 1 2 - 3

Corner kicks 1 2 Tot Fouls 1 2 Tot

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SD.................. 1 2 - 3 SD.................. 4 5 - 9

Brigham Young....... 3 0 - 3 Brigham Young....... 3 3 - 6

SCORING SUMMARY:

GOAL Time Team ## Goal Scorer Assists

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1. 12:20 BY 15 BOWMAN, Brooke 17 CRAMER ROSE, Aleisha

shot off corner

2. 17:13 BY 14 FIELDING, Jennifer 9 CAMPBELL, Krissa

slot pass to dribble then shot

3. 24:05 BY 19 HOLMAN, Britney Unassisted

dribble from back to goal

4. 26:13 BY 11 RENDICH, Jamie 14 FIELDING, Jennifer

pass to dribble and shot

5. 41:02 BY 20 OJUKA, Lydia 8 BIGELOW, Terra

cross to header finish

6. 49:37 BY 18 VIERNES, Jeni Unassisted

dribble to shot

7. 53:16 BY 14 FIELDING, Jennifer 21 PHILLIPS, Jenavieve

pass to turn and shot

8. 78:34 BY 11 RENDICH, Jamie 20 OJUKA, Lydia

9. 82:56 SD 25 TINLING,Boo Unassisted

long shot

10. 84:57 BY 4 KING, Davia Unassisted

11. 90:00 SD 25 TINLING,Boo 20 HARLOR, Jamie

corner to header

CAUTIONS AND EJECTIONS:

Officials: Referee: Steve Elliott; Asst. Referee: Charles Hanosek; Eric Pack;

Alt. Official: Bruce Major; Timekeeper: Jerry Freestone; Scorer: Kathy Jensen;

Offsides: SD 0, Brigham Young 1.