Arlington, TX (July 17, 2021) – Nicky Hernandez’s goal helped North Texas earn a point against Chattanooga Red Wolves SC at Globe Life Park Saturday night.

Game Summary

First Half:

  • 27’ – (SHOT, NTX) Eddie Munjoma’s free kick attempt from the right side of the box goes slightly wide of the goal defended by Tim Trilk.
  • 39’ – (SHOT, NTX) Nicky Hernandez’s cross from the left side connected with Kazu inside the box and his headed attempt went over the crossbar.
  • 43’ – (SHOT, NTX) Gibran Rayo’s shot inside the box was blocked by a defender for a corner kick. 

Second Half:

  • 57’ – (GOAL, NTX) Derek Waldeck’s cross from the left side was headed into the back of the net by Nicky Hernandez to give North Texas the 1-0 lead.
  • 69’ – (SHOT, NTX) Kalil ElMedkhar was able to beat his marker and send a shot that went over the crossbar.
  • 89’ – (SHOT, NTX) Rayo drove down the right wing before cutting inside and forcing a fingertip save from Trilk.
  • 90’+8’ – (GOAL, CHA) Jackson Dietrich heads in the cross from Rey Ortiz to level the match for Chattanooga.


North Texas SC — Richard Sanchez; Edwin Munjoma, Caise Gomes, Rio Ramirez, Derek Waldeck (Collin Smith – 90’+2’), Imanol Almaguer (Mikey Maldonado. - 90+2’), Blaine Ferri, Nicky Hernandez (Alex Bruce – 75’), Gibran Rayo, Kalil ElMedkhar (Mark Salas – 90’+2’), Kazu (Bernard Kamungo – 63’).

Substitutes not used — Colin Shutler, Hope Avayevu 

Chattanooga Red Wolves SC — Tim Trilk; Jonathan Ricketts, Sebastian Capozucchi (Rey Ortiz – 68’), Daniel Navarro, Jonathan Esparza, Ricky Ruiz, Jose Carrera-Garcia (Jackson Dietrich – 89’), Jason Ramos, JImmie Villalobos (Ronaldo Pineda 89’), Angel España (Mark Hernandez – 58’), Rafael Mentzingen (Juan Galindrez – 58’).

Substitutes not used — Sebastian Mora-Mora, Jorge Luna. 

Scoring Summary:
Nicky Hernandez (Derek Waldeck) – 57’
CHA: Jackson Dietrich (Rey Ortiz) – 90’+8’

Misconduct Summary:
Edwin Munjoma (Caution) — 45’+3’*
* Rio Ramirez (Caution) — 53’*
* Imanol Almaguer (Caution) — 82’NTX: Edwin Munjoma (Ejection) — 90’

Weather: Mostly Sunny, 90℉

Referee: Lorenzo Hernandez

Assistant Referees: Seth Barton, Tiffini Turpin

4th Official: Jason Guillen

Attendance: 891