RICHMOND, Indiana – The Earlham College women's soccer team looks for its first road win of the 2017 season when the Quakers travel to Muskingum University for a 5 p.m. contest.
The Teams: Earlham and Muskingum. The Quakers are 3-3-0 this year after a 6-0 shutout win over Berea College on Saturday. The Muskies are 1-5 overall and on a three-game losing streak.
The Coaches: Chad Hardin is in his second year as Earlham's head women's soccer coach. He previously achieved a 43-42-5 record in five seasons at Marian University under Hardin after a 6-27-2 mark the previous two seasons. Mary Beth Caudill is in her 22nd year as head coach of the Muskingum women's soccer program.
The Players: A trio of freshmen lead Earlham offensively. Freshman Chloe Lamenzo as scored seven goals and dished out two assists for 15 points while freshmen Jordan Blackburne and Yana Miller have both scored four goals. Sophomore goalkeeper Sari Stissi, who earned a shutout win over St. Mary-Woods, has a 1.50 goals against average. Miranda Bishop has scored two goals for the Muskingum offense while Jasmine Love has a 2.44 goals against average as the Muskies' goaltender.
Youth Movement: Earlham's top four offensive producers are all freshmen. Furthermore, 49 of 59 offensive points have come from first-years.
Road Woes: Though the Quakers are 3-0 at home, Earlham is 0-3 on the road.
Recent History: Earlham not played Muskingum since joining the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) prior to the 2010 season.
Coverage: Live statistics of the contest will be available – visit the links above.
Social Media: Earlham athletics is represented on Facebook (Earlham Quakers Athletics), Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat (@Earlham Quakers). The Quakers also have a mobile application (Earlham Athletics Front Row) available for download on the App Store and Google Play.
Up Next: Earlham faces its second consecutive Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) institution in Marietta College at Matlack-Messer Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 4 p.m.