Huskers Defeat Tigers, 1-0
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Nebraska defeated Missouri 1-0 in women's soccer action Saturday afternoon at Swope Park in Kansas City, Missouri. The Huskers are now 4-0 on the spring season.
The game was scoreless until midway through the first half when Natalie Cooke found the back of the net off an assist from Adriana Maldonado. Nebraska had four shots on goal in the opening period and held Missouri scoreless throughout the half.
It was a defensive struggle during the second half and the Big Red was held to only two shots on goal. Neither team scored in the final 45 minutes and the Huskers held on for the 1-0 victory.
Nebraska will conclude its spring season on April 20 in Boulder, Colorado. Kickoff between the Huskers and Buffaloes is slated for 1 p.m.