TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts women's soccer 2012 regular season campaign is set to begin tomorrow evening when the Golden Eagles host North Texas at 7 p.m.
ORU is led by senior Lauren Parks and junior Jennifer Abernathy who were both named to the Southland All-Conference Preseason Second Team, the first such honors as ORU begins its first season as a member of the Southland Conference.
The Mean Green are led by a trio that earned preseason honors in the Sun Belt, including senior Michelle Young, junior Kelsey Hodges and sophomore keeper Jackie Kerestine. Young was named the conference's Preseason Co-Offensive Player of the Year, while Hodges was named Preseason Defensive Player of the Year.
Both teams met on the pitch early in 2011 in Denton, Texas, with the match ending in a draw at two goals apiece.