Jaguars get their third regular season conference title in four years
The UHV men win the conference regular season title
VICTORIA,Texas– Jaguars’ Adrian Rodriguez was at it again late for the University of Houston-Victoria Jaguars to give the Jaguars the Red River Athletic Conference men’s soccer regular season title. Rodriguez scored the game-winner for the second straight game for the Jaguars in a 2-1 overtime victory over the LSU-Alexandria Generals giving the Jaguars their third regular season conference title in four years. UHV improves to 7-0-1 on the year and 5-0 in conference, while LSUA falls to 2-4-2 overall and 2-2-1 in conference. Jaguars battled all the way as both teams managed only three shots in the first half, with the Generals scoring their lone goal in the 10th minute for a 1-0 advantage. UHV, outshot 15-14 in the match, had to wait until the 69th minute to answer back. Karlo Lopez converted on a penalty kick to tie the game and eventually send it to overtime. Rodriguez paced the Jaguars with four shots, while Oliver Nugent added three. Assi Winner and Lopez each had two shots for the Jaguars. Gian Marco Cordoba was in goal for the Jaguars to earn the win as he finished with six saves.The Jaguars, winning for the fourth time this season in overtime, extended their regular season unbeaten streak to 27 games with the win.The Jaguars wrap up the regular season on March 27 when they face the Our Lady of the Lake Saints in a 2:30 p.m. conference match in San Antonio.
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