UMSL Tritons weekly roundup
Each week, the Department of Athletics at the University of Missouri–St. Louis compiles a roundup of how the various UMSL Tritons teams have fared. For an up-to-date look at each Tritons team, visit the individual team websites below.
UMSL opened Great Lakes Valley Conferene play with a pair of home contests last weekend. The Tritons suffered a 3-0 loss to William Jewell College (Liberty, Mo.) on Friday, but bounced back with a 3-0 victory over Rockhurst University (Kansas City, Mo.) on Saturday. The Tritons stand at 4-2 overall and 1-1 in the GLVC.
The UMSL women’s soccer team opened the GLVC slate with a 2-0 loss at No. 13 Quincy (Ill.) University last Friday night, but came back to garner a 1-0 win over the University of Illinois Springfield on Sunday behind a goal from freshman Jordan Sasek. The Tritons are now 2-2 on the season and 1-1 in the GLVC.
The UMSL men’s soccer team remained undefeated on the season when it opened GLVC play last weekend. The Tritons posted a 0-0 double overtime tie at Quincy (Ill.) University on Friday night before an impressive 5-0 victory over the University of Illinois Springfield Sunday in the home opener. The Tritons are now 2-0-2 and 1-0-1 in the GLVC.
Junior Jason Chun led UMSL to a victory over Maryville University (Town and Country, Mo.) in dual match play on Sunday to help the Tritons retain the Arch Cup. Chun earned medalist honors with a 147 (78-69).
The UMSL men’s tennis team competed at the Seventh Annual Art Peterson Invitational, hosted by Western Illinois University (Macomb) last weekend. Sophomore Tim Gorter was the top performer for the Tritons, placing third at No. 4 singles and teamming with junior Karl Antwi-Adeji to take second at No. 3 doubles.
The women’s golf team opened the season Monday with first round competition at the Green Bay (Wis.) invitational. The Tritons sit in 10th place out of 10 teams in the mostly NCAA Division I field. UMSL’s top two performers are junior Shweta Galande and sophomore Daniela Viotti, who are tied for 23rd with an 82.
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