SANTA CLARA, Calif.– Santa Clara women's soccer continues its homestand with a 1 p.m. match against Utah Valley Sunday at 1 p.m.
The Broncos knocked off No. 2 UCLA Thursday night 2-0 to give them a win over the second-ranked team in the nation for the second year in a row and third time in four years (North Carolina 1-0 2018, at Stanford 1-0 2OT 2016).
This will be the first meeting between the two programs.
Santa Clara (2-3) has outscored its opponents 11-9 this season and hold a 75-46 advantage in shots and lead 38-27 in shots on goal. The Broncos have earned 38 corner kicks while surrendering just 15.
Izzy D'Aquila leads the team with five goals, two assists, and 12 points. Alex Loera has found the back of the net twice with Kelsey Turnbow, Marika Guay, and Skylar Smith all scoring once. Turnbow, Julie Doyle, and Kelcie Hedge are tied with D'Aquila for the team lead with two assists apiece.
Courtney Ogren has played all but 16 minutes on the season and has collected 17 saves with one shutout.
Utah Valley (2-2) has scored six goals this season while also allowing six. The Wolverines have been outshot 42-33 and 21-20 in shots on goal.
Amber Tripp leads the team with three goals and seven points. Breanna DeWaal and Julianna have each added one goal. Tripp and Jocelyn Bybee have the team's two assists.
Allie Jara has played all 362 minutes and allowed six goals for a 1.49 GAA with 15 saves and a .714 save percentage. She has one shutout on the season.
Season or single-game tickets are available. Click here to purchase online or contact the ticket office weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. at (408) 554-4660 or BroncoTickets@scu.edu. Group discounts are also available through our ticket office sales and service consultants. Gates to Stevens Stadium, as well as its ticket office, are open one hour prior to the start of the match.
It will be camper reunion night. Any summer camper will receive free admission to this game by wearing their camp tshirt.
For weekday matches, the Leavey Center lot (see below for access), located on Accolti Way off El Camino Real, is free beginning one hour prior to kickoff. Any other parking facility on campus will be subject to normal daily rates or restrictions, including the main structure, located adjacent to Stevens Stadium on Palm Drive. During the weekend, campus parking facilities are free (except for permit required locations). Click here for a campus map and parking restrictions.
The construction of the Stephen C. and Patricia A. Schott Athletic Excellence Center has necessitated the closure of the main entrance (off Accolti Way) to the Leavey Center parking lot. Access is now ONLY directly from El Camino Real (Route 82). If you are traveling east on El Camino Real, the Leavey lot entrance will be approximately 150 yards on the right (enter through the black iron gate) after you pass the main campus entrance. If you are traveling west on El Camino, make a u-turn at the main campus entrance at Palm Drive/Railroad Ave and follow the same directions.
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