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Texas soccer kicks off 2017 season with 2-1 win over Rice

The Texas soccer team celebrated the start of the 2017 season with a 2-1 victory over Rice (photo courtesy of teaxssports.com).

By Steve Lansdale

AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas soccer team got first-half goals from freshman midfielder Haley Berg and sophomore forward Cyera Hintzen, and the Longhorns held on to beat Rice, 1-0, at Mike A. Myers Stadium in the season opener for each team.

Berg’s goal came just