WVU Downs Miami in Big East Soccer Tournament

WVU used two goals from Chrissie Abbott to defeat Miami 2-0 on Sunday at the Mountaineer soccer complex.

Abbott scored at 21:23 of the first period on an assist from Christen Seamen, then added an insurance marker at 62:59 of the second on an unassisted breakaway. The goals were Abbott's 12th and 13th of the season.

The Mountaineers dominated play by taking 34 shots as opposed to only six by the Hurricanes. Mountaineer goalkeeper Melissa Haire recorded three saves in the shutout.

WVU now moves on to the semifinals against UConn on Friday, November 9th at Rutgers soccer stadium. That match will begin at 7:00 p.m.

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