MOBILE, Ala.- North Texas extended its Sun Belt winning streak to four games as they shut out South Alabama 2-0. North Texas improves to 9-5-1, and 4-2 in the Sun Belt, while South Alabama falls to 4-10-1 and 2-4 in conference. Kelsey Hodges and Ellen Scarfone scored for the Mean Green.
Kelsey Hodges started the scoring with her seventh goal of the season in the fourth minute. Michelle Young got the assist, which was her third of the year and in the second straight game. Young now has a goal or an assist in four straight games.
Ellen Scarfone added an insurance goal in the 54th minute. Scarfone now has 5 goals and 7 assists on the season, good for 17 points.
Mandy Hall posted her fifth complete-game shutout and eighth scoreless outing of the season. She now has 22 shutouts for her career.
North Texas returns home to the Mean Green Soccer Field on Friday, October 15th at 6 p.m. when they host FIU.