It came a little later than originally scheduled, but the UT Tyler women's soccer team opened the 2014 season with a 4-0 win over Hendrix on Saturday morning. The win is the third-straight season-opening win for the Patriots over Hendrix.
The UT Tyler women's soccer match scheduled for 7 p.m. on Friday against Hendrix College was postponed due to inclement weather. The scoreless game reached the 40th minute on Friday, but numerous delays forced the rescheduling.
The UT Tyler women's soccer team has been picked to finish second in the 2014 American Southwest Conference preseason poll. Last season, the Patriots finished the year with 12 wins and reached the conference semi-finals.
The UT Tyler men's and women's soccer teams have announced the schedules for the 2014 season. The men will look for their fourth ASC tournament championship while the women will look for their first in 2014.