|September 12, 2014||1st||2nd||Final|
|VANDY||42:38||Gena Inbusch (Ashley Oswald )|
|Stats at a Glance||LIP||VANDY|
|Shots (on Goal)||8 (3)||15 (8)|
|September 14, 2014||1st||2nd||Final|
|LIP||68:11||Lundy, Ellen (Lail, Anna )|
|Stats at a Glance||SAM||LIP|
|Shots (on Goal)||8 (2)||15 (9)|
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Lipscomb women’s soccer team will embark on a weekend of competitive matches beginning Friday when the team faces Vanderbilt followed by a clash with Samford on Sunday.
The Lady Bisons, 4-2-1 on the season, are enjoying a three-game winning streak after picking up a 2-0 win over Chattanooga Sunday night.
Sophomores Carolyn Springsteen and Ellen Lundy contributed the only goals scored against the Mocs. Springsteen’s goal was a header, assisted by Natalie DuBoise, off a corner kick while Lundy landed a header of her own to secure the Lady Bison victory.
Vanderbilt, 3-3-0, is on a two-game losing streak falling to North Texas Sunday 1-0 and Rice Friday 2-1 in overtime. Cherrelle Jarrett scored the only goal for the Commodores after nailing a header off a free kick.
The Commodores are led by Colby Ciarrocca with four season goals and Simone Charley posting 16 shots.
Goalie Christiana Ogunsami leads the SEC in saves collecting 30 averaging 5.00 per game.
Also 3-3-0 on the season, Samford fell to No. 3 Virginia 3-1 Sunday. The team faces No. 18 Auburn Friday night before touting with the Lady Bisons Sunday.
Samford goalie Anna Maddox ranks third in the Southern Conference in saves recording 28 while Heather Lacy leads the Bulldogs with three goals on the season.
Friday’s contest at Vanderbilt begins at 7 p.m. Sunday’s match begins at 6 p.m. at the Lipscomb Soccer Complex.
- All three games included in the team’s three-game winning streak were shutouts.
- Lipscomb is facing Vanderbilt for the first time in program history. The Lady Bisons meet Samford for the third time.
- In its two previous matches with Samford, the Purple and Gold has yet to beat the Bulldogs.
- Lundy leads the team in shots with 12. She along with DuBoise and Alesondra Colbert are each tied for goals with two apiece.
- Sophomore goalie Anna Buhigas leads the conference with a goals against average of 0.57 and recording 24 saves.
- Lipscomb has not lost in away competition sporting an away record of 2-0-1. The team is 2-2 at home.
- As a whole, the team has 98 shots for the year, 13 goals, and 49 shots on goal.