Quarterfinal matchups decided in NCAA Women’s Soccer Tournament
There were eight games Wednesday in the third round of the 2020-21 NCAA Division I Women’s Soccer Championship, as the field of contenders was whittled down to eight.
Later winners included seeded teams No. 1 Florida State, No. 2 North Carolina, No. 4 TCU, No. 11 Santa Clara, Virginia and No. 14 Clemson. The Tigers upset No. 3 UCLA on PKs and Virginia charged into the quarterfinals as the only unseeded team behind a hat trick from star forward Diana Ordonez. She helped propel the Cavs over Rice, 3-0.
The tournament continues Sunday, May 9 with the quarterfinals.
Here are the complete results from Wednesday’s third round action:
- No. 9 seed Duke 1, Ole Miss 0
- No. 7 seed Texas A&M 3, No. 10 seed Oklahoma State 3 (4-3 in PKs)
- No. 1 seed Florida State 3, Penn State 1
- No. 2 seed North Carolina 1, Washington 0
- No. 4 seed TCU 1, No. 13 seed Georgetown 1 (3-1 in PKs)
- No. 14 seed Clemson 1, No. 3 seed UCLA 1 (6-5 in PKs)
- Virginia 3, Rice 0
- No. 11 seed Santa Clara 2, No. 6 seed Arkansas 0
Here is the schedule for the quarterfinals. All times ET.
- No. 1 Florida State vs. No. 9 Duke | 1 p.m. on May 9
- No. 2 North Carolina vs. No. 7 Texas A&M | 1 p.m. on May 9
- No. 11 Santa Clara vs. No. 14 Clemson | 5 p.m. on May 9
- No. 4 TCU vs. Virginia | 5 p.m. on May 9
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