Mean Green Soccer Takes To The Road
North Texas Faces UTEP And UTSA This Weekend
DENTON - The North Texas soccer team starts an important road swing this weekend when the Mean Green faces UTEP and UTSA.
The Mean Green will play five conference games away from Denton starting on Friday. North Texas started its conference season 2-0 and is one of three Conference USA teams to won its first two games. North Texas is 3-1 in the series against UTEP and 1-1 against UTSA. The Mean Green defeated UTEP, 2-1, and UTSA, 4-2, last year at home.
The Mean Green's stingy defense is ranked in the conference and nationally. North Texas is first in C-USA in goals against average and shutout percentage. Nationally, the Mean Green is 19th in GAA and 17th in shutout percentage.
Jackie Kerestine, the reigning defensive player of the week, is ranked first in the C-USA in GAA and 19th nationally, as well. The junior goalkeeper was the third Mean Green player to earn C-USA player of the week honors this season.
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