MOUNT ST. MARY'S (0-4-0) vs. CAMPBELL (1-1-1)
Thursday, September 5, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
Waldron Family Stadium – Emmitsburg, Md.
MOUNT ST. MARY'S (0-4-0) at PENN (1-1-0)
Sunday, September 8, 2019, 5:00 p.m.
Rhodes Field – Philadelphia, Pa.
MOUNT UPDATE: Mount St. Mary's fell to 0-4 on the season with a 3-0 loss to UMBC at home on Sunday. Charlotte Elrod has appeared in all four games with three starts for the Mountaineers in goal, posting a 1.69 goals against average and a .778 save percentage. Elisabeth Rockhill leads the team with nine shots this year.
ABOUT CAMPBELL: Towson opened the 2019 season with home losses to Old Dominion (4-1) and Marist (3-0). Jenna Blank scored the goal for Towson in the loss to Old Dominion with Phoebe Canoles picking up the assist. Hannah Warner has started both games and has a 3.33 goals against average, six saves and a .545 save percentage in 135 minutes of action.
ALL-TIME SERIES: Campbell holds a 1-0-0 lead in the all-time series with the Mount, capturing a 2-0 victory on September 23, 1997, in Emmitsburg, Md. Courtney Gilman and Jenn DeMuro scored second-half goals to lift the Camels to the win. Nicki Trumpler made seven saves for the Mount in the game while Michele Russell had three for Campbell.
ABOUT PENN: Penn defeated Towson, 2-0, on September 2nd to improve to 1-1-0 on the season. The Quakers opened the year with a 5-1 loss at #3 Stanford. Emily Sands and Sizzy Lawson each scored for Penn in the win over Towson. The Quakers host Fairfield on Friday night before welcoming the Mountaineers on Sunday.
ALL-TIME SERIES: Penn holds a 3-0-0 lead in the all-time series with the Mount, including a 5-0 victory last year in Philadelphia.
LAST YEAR'S MEETING: Penn scored five times in the second half to earn a 5-0 win over the Mount last year at Rhoades Field. Sasha Stephens scored in the 60th minute to break the scoreless tie, and the Quakers scored four goals over the final 10 minutes to pull away. Charlotte Eldrod made four saves for the Mount while Kitty Qu had one save to earn the shutout for Penn. RECAP from last year's game.
PRESEASON POLL: Mount St. Mary's was selected to finish fifth in the annual Northeast Conference Preseeason Coaches Poll. Defending champion Central Connecticut has been tabbed as the preseason favorite, followed by Saint Francis U, Fairleigh Dickinson, Bryant, the Mount, Sacred Heart, Robert Morris, Long Island, Wagner, St. Francis Brooklyn and Merrimack.
UPCOMING SCHEDULE: The Mountaineers return to the pitch at American University on September 15.