A late-match substitution proved to be the deciding factor as UC Irvine women’s soccer edged visiting
Northern Arizona , 1-0 on Friday afternoon, August 29. Junior transfer Amanda Phillips entered the game with just under ten minutes to go and scored the game-winning goal on a breakaway pass from Stevie Mersola at 86:45.
Phillips spoke about her key play following the match in an interview now available on BigWest.TV. Anteaters head coach Scott Juniper also gave his thoughts on the afternoon and looks ahead to his team’s Sunday matchup against the
San Diego . The Anteaters (1-1-0) will face the No. 24 Toreros (0-2-0) in
San Diego beginning at 6:00 p.m. PST.
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