Oklahoma soccer team faces pivotal weekend

Thursday, September 28th 2006, 4:58 am
By: News On 6

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma's women's soccer team is facing what may be its toughest weekend of the season.

OU travels to Texas A&M Friday and will take on Texas on Sunday.

Polls rank the Aggies are ranked as high as #8 in the nation. The Longhorns are ranked as high as 10th in this weeks Soccer America poll.

Last weekend, the Sooners suffered its first 2 loss weekend of the season since opening the year in Hawaii.

On Friday, the Sooners battled 11th ranked Colorado and 40 degree temperatures in a 2-1 defeat. Junior Lauren Harris scored her first goal of the season in the second session, but the Sooners rally fell short.

On Sunday, OU returned home and suffered a 1-0 heartbreaker to Kansas.