Bama’s offense propels quarterfinal win vs. MS State

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Alabama Athletics

PENSACOLA, Fla. – Leading-seeded Alabama (18-1-1) recorded a 2- victory above eighth-seeded Mississippi Condition (11-5-4) in the quarterfinals of the SEC Match on Tuesday. The acquire superior the Crimson Tide to the SEC semifinals for the fifth time in method heritage and first time because 2011.

From Head Coach Wes Hart

“I’m very pleased with our functionality tonight. We did what we wanted to, to gain the video game and we were being equipped to play a ton of gamers and rest some of these that have logged a large amount of minutes this year. Our to start with target was excellent. The mixture enjoy and motion that led to Ash (Ashlynn Serepca) having open in the box was initially class. And like we have done all yr extended, we have been able to capitalize on a set piece for the next (intention).

“I would have appreciated that third goal to destroy the activity off, but it was definitely not for a deficiency of probabilities. Their keeper created some great saves to maintain us at two. Looking forward to remaining a several extra times at the beach and participating in in semifinal on Thursday.”

How It Happened

  • Ashlynn Serepca was the very first participant to find the again of the internet
  • Riley Mattingly Parker played a ball out to the corner to Riley Tanner, who observed Serepca in front of the aim in the 13th minute
  • Macy Clem slid to force a ball above the intention line in the 32nd moment
  • Reyes performed a ball in the direction of web as Clem lunged to pressure the second target of the activity
  • Alabama outshot the Bulldogs 23-11
  • McKinley Crone designed a few saves to preserve MSU out of the back of the internet

Video game Notes

  • Alabama gained its to start with SEC Event activity due to the fact it recorded an time beyond regulation win in opposition to Auburn in the initial spherical of the 2019 convention event
  • The Tide innovative to the semifinals for the fifth time in method background and 1st time since 2011
  • UA moved to 18 wins on the 12 months and 14th consecutive victories
  • Ashlynn Serepca notched her seventh aim this period, while Macy Clem scored her fourth
  • Alabama set the faculty document for most shutouts in a season, holding its 11th opponent scoreless this calendar year
  • Riley Mattingly Parker now retains 30 factors this period following tallying an guide in Tuesday’s activity
  • McKinley recorded her 10 shutout this time and 20th in an Alabama uniform, generating three will save in the game

Up Future

  • Alabama will engage in the winner between fourth-seeded Arkansas and fifth-seeded Vanderbilt
  • The semifinal match will kick off Thursday at 5 p.m. CT on SEC Community