Colleen Goetzman scored Nebraska’s only goal which came in the 24th minute as the Husker soccer team lost their only exhibition game, 5-1 at Denver.
Goetzman’s goal came off a corner kick from Blair Slapper and headed the ball past Denver keeper Lara Campbell. The Huskers and Pioneers each had 16 shots, with NU getting nine shots on goal to Denver’s eight. Nebraska opens the 2010 season next Sunday at New Mexico at 1 p.m.
The Creighton women’s soccer team won their final preseason game at Kansas in a 3-0 win. The Jays took 13 shots, with six shots on goal. Alicia Montgomery and Katie Jo Swanson split time in the net and each made a save. Creighton sophomore Brittney Neumann had a goal and an assist on the day. The Jays end their exhibition season 1-0-1 heading into their season opener on Friday.