|October 06, 2017||1st||2nd||Final|
|LIP||61:59||LUNDY, Ellen (RAWLINS, Niamh )|
|Stats at a Glance||UNF||LIP|
|Shots (on Goal)||9 (2)||6 (1)|
|October 08, 2017||1st||2nd||1OT||2OT||Final|
|JU||12:01||AKINDOJU, Sope (HENRY, Rachel )|
|LIP||58:41||LUNDY, Ellen (DOAK, Olivia )|
|LIP||77:29||DOAK, Olivia (TORBETT, Hannah )|
|Stats at a Glance||JU||LIP|
|Shots (on Goal)||10 (5)||29 (16)|
NASHVILLE – The Lipscomb (4-5-3) women’s soccer team will be taking on a pair of ASUN opponents at home over the weekend as North Florida (8-3) and Jacksonville (3-6) are both set to visit the Lipscomb Soccer Complex.
The Bisons will take on the Ospreys at 7 p.m. on Friday, followed by a 1 p.m. match against the Dolphins on Sunday.
You can follow along with live stats and live streaming at the links provided.
Scouting the Ospreys and the Dolphins:
- UNF defeated NJIT 1-0 at home in their previous outing, while JU also defeated NJIT at home 2-0.
- Freshman Thais Reiss leads the Ospreys with five goals and one assist for 11 total points.
- Dolphins senior Joelle d’Entremont is the team leader with two goals, one assist, and five total points.
- When UNF and Jacksonville met in the River City Rumble earlier this season, the Ospreys earned a 2-1 overtime win.
- Lipscomb is coming off of a 1-1 draw on the road against Stetson. Redshirt-freshman Hope Van Ryckeghem scored the Bisons lone goal in the 66th
- The Ospreys lead the all-time series 6-5-2, but the Bisons have won the last two matches. They are 4-11 versus JU, but have won the last three matches. Lipscomb defeated each program 2-1 on the road last season.
- In the first road game of the season, Lipscomb earned a 2-2 tie against No. 10 Auburn. It was the highest-ranked opponent Lipscomb has ever faced, and their first point earned in a matchup with a ranked team. The Bisons are 0-2-1 against SEC teams this season and 2-8-2 in program history.
- Freshman Riley Henry earned the ASUN Player of the Week award for her performance in the Auburn outing. The Indianapolis native notched both Bison goals giving Lipscomb a 2-0 lead just after halftime. She also led the team with three shots and two shots-on-goal.
- Three Bisons landed on the ASUN Preseason All-Conference team, with senior Niamh Rawlins being named Preseason Defensive Player of the Year. She was joined by sophomores Olivia Doak and Leah Cernicky on the squad.
- Lipscomb was voted second in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll. They received 57 votes, just four behind first place FGCU, and earned two first-place votes.