Sunday Olympic Sports Roundup
The 14th-ranked University of Iowa field hockey team defeated No. 20 Albany, 2-1, Sunday at Grant Field. Iowa improved to 2-0 at home this season and 5-2 overall. Read the full recap at HawkeyeSports.com.
Big Ten Student U talks with Iowa’s Kelsey Mitchell after their 2-1 victory over Albany on Sunday afternoon.
Big Ten Student U also talks with Iowa’s field hockey head coach, Tracey Griesbaum after their 2-1 victory.
Even though the Nebraska soccer team (4-4-1, 1-0-0 Big Ten) dominated the offensive side of the box score on Sunday afternoon, it had to settle for a 1-1 tie with the Northern Colorado Bears. The Huskers out-shot the Bears, 30-to-13, on the afternoon and held a 6-to-1 advantage in corner kicks, but were unable to find another goal to secure victory. Read the full recap at Huskers.com.
And later, Illinois snapped a 2-game losing streak after winning their Big Ten Opener, 2-1 against Iowa on Sunday afternoon.