|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|
|Multimedia||Live Stats // Video|
|Social Media||Twitter // Instagram|
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)|
|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)|
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.