With only four games remaining before postseason play begins, the USF men’s soccer team (8-2-3) earned its second straight win by defeating West Virginia (7-4-2) 1-0 on Saturday night at the USF Soccer Stadium.
Senior forward Andre Mittoo scored the decisive goal in the 67th minute. It was his second goal of the season.
Senior goalkeeper Jeff Attinella recorded three saves for his sixth straight shutout, ensuring that the Bulls would need only one goal to win. Attinella hasn’t surrendered a goal since allowing four to Connecticut on Sept. 24. Attinella now has 10 shutouts this season and 28 for his career.
USF plays at Cincinnati on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
– Mike Manganello
USF (8-4-3) entered the weekend looking to solidify its standing in the conference to earn a spot in the Big East tournament, and the team’s two decisive 1-0 victories enabled it to get closer to that goal.
Junior goalkeeper Nicole McClure picked up her seventh shutout this year, and sophomore midfielder Taylor Patterson scored her fourth goal of the season against Louisville (9-6-0) on Friday.
Junior midfielder Gina Pacheco broke through on Sunday against Cincinnati (8-8-1) in the 65th minute with a game-winning goal on an assist from Venicia Reid.
The Bulls are currently in fourth place in their division, with the top five teams making the tournament.
– Ali Rames
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Former cornerback KJ Sails was invited to join the player draft pool for the XFL’s kickoff season in 2023. Sails transferred to USF in 2019 after two years at UNC. He started eight of nine games in 2020, but his season got cut short due to injury. In 2021, the Chargers signed Sails, but he […]
The announcement that junior Gerry Bohanon was named the starting quarterback Monday morning brings more than just a faithful asset for the upcoming season, as coach Jeff Scott expressed Tuesday morning. The team’s strategy for the quarterback competition this season was in complete contrast to the previous season but is meant to show better preparedness […]
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As football season nears, a large question still remains: who will be this year’s starting quarterback? On Wednesday, coach Jeff Scott shared that fall camp will be a deciding ground. The battle of the quarterbacks is one of the most discussed topics in the program, and remains a trend in the Scott era. Last season, […]
Former USF southpaw Shane McClanahan became the first South Florida alumni to play and start in the MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday night in Los Angeles. In his start, he gave up four hits and two runs. Though McClanahan didn’t feature one of his star outings, the American League claimed a 3-2 win over the […]