A pair of freshmen came up big on Sunday afternoon to help put the Ole Miss Lady Rebels back in the win column as they defeated Kentucky 2-0 at the Ole Miss Soccer stadium. The victory improved the Lady Rebels to 10-5 overall and 3-5 in the Southeastern Conference. Kentucky fell to 8-5-1 and 3-4-1.
After two weeks on the road where the offense got several opportunities but couldn’t convert the shots into goals, the two goals on Sunday from area products keyed the Ole Miss win. Sara Coleman, a Laurel native, put the Lady Rebels on the board with her first half goal, while Memphis native Olivia Harrison capped the scoring for Ole Miss with a second-half goal. (October 8, 2012, Page 3B)
After posting an undefeated record and breaking into the national rankings through the first four weeks of the season, No. 22 Ole Miss opens Southeastern Conference play this weekend with a pair of home matches against Arkansas and No. 10 Texas A&M. (more…) (September 13, 2012, Page 9)
Meanwhile, the Lady Rebel volleyball squad got back in the win column after a slow start in Miami with a 2-1 showing at the Xavier Invitational this past weekend.
Ole Miss’ volleyball team (3-3 overall) got off to a rough start on Friday, falling to Marquette 3-0. (September 5, 2012, Page 7)
After defeating St. Louis (3-1), Middle Tennessee State (3-1) and Troy (5-0) in a matter of six days, the Lady Rebels (4-0 overall) capped their first two weeks with a 1-0 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Sunday. (August 29, 2012, Page 7)
Rafaelle Souza delivered her fourth goal of the season in the 12th minute of Sunday’s match to deliver a 1-0 victory for Ole Miss (4-0) over the Ragin’ Cajuns of Louisiana-Lafayette (2-1) at the Ole Miss Soccer Stadium.
Olivia Harrison found Alix Hildal out wide with the initial pass, allowing Hildal to cross the ball into the box for Souza who found the back of the net. It was the first game-winning goal of the season for Souza, who leads the team with four goals on the year. (August 27, 2012, Page 3B)
As the Ole Miss soccer team prepares for the season opener on Friday night, a pair of Lady Rebels were tabbed for preseason honors when CollegeSportsMadness.com named senior midfielder Alix Hildal and junior forward Rafaelle Souza as All-Southeastern Conference selections heading into the 2012 campaign. (more…) (August 15, 2012, Page 7)
The Ole Miss soccer and volleyball programs have had a rather difficult week.
While the soccer squad lost at No. 20 Tennessee 4-3 in overtime on Friday and then 3-0 at Georgia on Sunday, the volleyball Rebs lost to Kentucky 3-1 (25-19, 19-25, 25-14, 25-19) on Friday and to No. 19 Tennessee 3-2 (25-22, 17-25, 21-25, 25-21, 15-13) on Sunday. (more…) (October 13, 2011, Page 7)
After scrapping back and forth with The Citadel only to take a 1-1 tie into the half, the Lady Rebels exploded for five goals after the break to top the visiting Lady Bulldogs 6-1. (September 13, 2011, Page 6)
Both the Ole Miss soccer and volleyball programs will be looking to get back in the win column this weekend after working through difficult road trips last week.
For the volleyball squad, this weekend’s Magnolia Invitational marks the first time the Lady Rebels will be playing in front of a hometown crowd at the Gillom Sports Center. (more…) (September 7, 2011, Page 6)