April 10, 2013
FALKIRK, Scotland -UT soccer signee Amalie Thestrup scored for the third consecutive game on Tuesday to help Denmark defeat the Ukraine in the second qualifying round of the 2013 UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championships.
Thestrup completed a productive six days with a third strike in as many games. She was the scorer on the only goal versus Scotland and a late winner against Austria. On Tuesday, she netted the second goal in the 63rd minute as Denmark shut down the Ukraine.
Thestrup and Denmark have advanced to final tournament of the 2013 UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championships in Wales. The eight nations in the tournament are drawn into two groups of four, playing matches on Aug. 19, Aug. 22, and Aug. 25. The top two from each group advances to the semi-finals on Aug. 28 with the final on Aug. 31.