Women's Soccer Opens Season With Shutout Victory

San Antonio - The 10th-ranked Trinity women's soccer team opened its campaign with an 8-0 shutout of the Concordia Tornados Thursday night.

Trinity, which scored five second-half goals, was paced by first-year forward Stephanie Segovia (Buda, Texas/Hays) who registered a hat trick. Segovia scored with 44 seconds remaining in the first half, and then put in a goal 2 minutes, 34 seconds into the second stanza. Her final score of the night came in the 72nd minute of play.

Also scoring were senior midfielder Kristina Chen (Houston/Clear Brook), sophomore forward Shelby Guenthardt (Winter Springs, Fla./Winter Springs), junior forward Annie Kendzior (Southlake, Texas/Carroll), first-year midfielder Emily Jorgens (Austin, Texas/Westwood), and first-year midfielder Hannah Kuhl (Austin/Austin High). Segovia assisted Kull with her goal in the 68th minute.

Senior All-America forward Abigail Loar (Littleton, Colo./Heritage) accounted for three assists in the game, also adding three shots on goal.

Trinity led Concordia 37-0 in total shots - including 18 shots on goal in the contest.

Up next for the Tigers is defending NCAA Division III champion Hardin-Simmons, at 7 p.m. Saturday. The Cowgirls edged the Tigers 2-1 in last year's NCAA second round.