Women’s Soccer Closes Out Regular Season with Matchups Against Saint Francis U and Fairleigh Dickinson

Women’s Soccer Closes Out Regular Season with Matchups Against Saint Francis U and Fairleigh Dickinson

MOUNT ST. MARY'S (5-10-1, 2-4 NEC) vs. SAINT FRANCIS U (7-7-2, 4-1-1 NEC)
Friday, October 27 | 7 p.m.
Emmitsburg, Md. | Waldron Family Stadium
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MOUNT ST. MARY'S (5-10-1) at FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON (6-8-3, 4-1-1 NEC)
Sunday, October 29 | 2 p.m.
Teaneck, N.J. | University Stadium
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ABOUT THE MOUNT
The Mountaineers sit in seventh place in the conference with a 2-4 league mark and a 5-10-1 record overall. Their pair of league wins came against Central Connecticut, who owns the top spot in the league, and Wagner.  

Junior midfielders Jenna West and Kayla Hughes have led the offensive attack for the Mount this season, combining for 20 points on eight goals and four assists. West, who owns a team-high five goals and four assists, ranks among the top-seven in the conference in all three scoring categories. Maggie Barron has made 14 starts in net for the Mountaineers on the year, posting a .651 save percentage and 1.60 goals against average.

TEAM LEADERS
Goals: Jenna West (5), Kayla Hughes (3), Jaylyn Chandler (2), Marcella Fegler (2)
Assists: West (4), Jasmine McCree (3), Hannah Logue (2)
Points: West (14), Hughes (6), Chandler (4), Fegler (4), Logue (4)
Shots: West (61), Hughes (27), Gianna Pomykacz (24), Chandler (24)
Save pct: Maggie Barron (.672), Charlotte Elrod (.643)

SCOUTING SAINT FRANCIS U
The Red Flash own a 7-7-2 overall record and a 4-1-1 mark in NEC play as they sit in a tie for second place in the conference. Their four league wins have come against Sacred Heart (2-0), Bryant (2-1), Robert Morris (3-0) and Wagner (2-0). Alyssa McGhee leads the squad with 21 points on seven goals and seven assists. Goalie Julia Hernan owns a .759 save percentage and 1.65 goals against average in 16 starts in net.

INSIDE THE SERIES
The Mount and Saint Francis U are set to meet for the 28th time in series history on Friday with the Red Flash holding a 17-9-1 advantage. Saint Francis U registered a 2-0 win in the matchup last year to collect their seventh straight victory in the series.

SCOUTING FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON
FDU is 6-8-3 overall this season and is tied for second in the conference with Saint Francis U with a 4-1-1 league record. They began conference play with four straight wins over CCSU (1-0), Wagner (4-0), LIU Brooklyn (2-1 OT) and Bryant (2-0). Sofia Albertsson is the team's leader with 18 points on eight goals and a pair of assists. Amanda Fitzgerald has made 15 starts in goal, posting a .765 save percentage and 1.46 goals against average.

INSIDE THE SERIES
The Mount and Fairleigh Dickinson will meet for the 18th time in series history this Sunday with FDU holding a 10-6-1 advantage. Last season the Mount posted a 2-1 victory over the Knights in Emmitsburg.