Oct. 30, 2012
RUSTON - The Louisiana Tech soccer team has advanced to the WAC Tournament for only the second time in program history, and as the No. 4 seed will face No. 5 Seattle on Thursday at 3:30 p.m. (CT) at the Chuck and Gloria Bell Soccer Field to be hosted by Utah State in Logan, Utah.
The Lady Techsters and Redhawks finished the season with the same conference record of 3-3-2 with LA Tech gaining the tiebreaker and receiving the higher seed.
The two teams earlier this season battled to a scoreless draw at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex.
If a winner, the Lady Techsters would move on to face No. 1 seeded Utah State in the semifinals on Friday at 3:30 p.m. (CT).
The championship will be played at 2 p.m. (CT) on Sunday, Nov. 4.
The Western Athletic Conference, in conjunction with its Web site partner NeuLion, will stream all of the matches of the 2012 WAC Soccer Tournament. All five matches can be seen on WAC.tv by accessing the soccer tournament package for a one-time price of $10.95.
For complete coverage of LA Tech Soccer, please follow @LATechSOC on Twitter or visit the official home of Louisiana Tech Athletics at www.LATechSports.com.