Women’s Soccer Travels to Face Fairleigh Dickinson

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  • Matchup Merrimack (2-6, 0-1 NEC)
    at Fairleigh Dickinson (2-5-3, 1-0-0 NEC)
    Date/Time Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019 // 12 p.m.
    Venue Teaneck, N.J. // University Stadium
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    NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – The Merrimack College women’s soccer team will hope to carry momentum into its Northeast Conference (NEC) battle against Fairleigh Dickinson on Sunday; the Warriors defeated Manhattan on Senior Day on Sunday, 5-3. Their game will kick-off at 12 p.m. at University Stadium in Teaneck, N.J. 

    Five Things to Know:

    • The Warriors exploded for five goals last game, all coming from different players. It marked the program’s first-ever Division I victory on campus at Martone-Mejail Field
    • Junior Nicole Langlois was finding her teammates easily last game, totaling 2 assists in the contest. Classmate Bridget Austin was named a NEC Primtime Performer after her three-point effort and five-point week.
    • Senior goalkeeper Erin Fulton has been very impressive by only allowing 12 goals in almost 500 minutes played this season
    • This is the first-ever matchup between Merrimack and Fairleigh Dickinson
    • Fairleigh Dickinson was most recently shutout by West Virginia, 2-0

    Inside the Matchup:

    Merrimack (2-6) Category Fairleigh Dickinson (2-5-3)
    1.50 Scoring Offense 1.30
    2.25 Scoring Defense 1.40
    B. Austin, T. Robertson (5) Leading Scorer Lea Egner (8)
    Three Tied (2) Goals Leader Egner (3)
    M. Murnane, N. Langlois (2) Assists Leader L. Egner, M. Skansberg (2)
    Erin Fulton (38) Saves Leader Amanda Fitzgerald (47)
    Fulton (2.18) GAA Leader Fitzgerald (1.18)
    Fulton (.760) Save Percentage Leader Fitzgerald (.810)

    Up Next
    The Warriors will host Mount St. Mary’s in a Northeast Conference (NEC) matchup at Martone-Mejail Field on Friday. The kick-off is set for 4 p.m. as part of Homecoming Weekend.

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