Friday, September 8, 2017

Soccer - Huskies to Take on Vulcans in Saturday Matinee

9/8/2017 | Women's Soccer
THE DETAILS
Bloomsburg (2-1-0, 1-1-0 PSAC) vs. California (Pa.) (1-1-1, 1-0-1 PSAC) 
Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
Steph Pettit Stadium- Bloomsburg, Pa.

GAME COVERAGE-
Live Stats- http://www.sidearmstats.com/bloomu/wsoc/

RELATED LINKS
Bloomsburg- Schedule | Roster | Statistics
California (Pa.)- Schedule | Roster | Statistics

STORYLINE
The Huskies look to defend home turf on Saturday and hand the Vulcans their first PSAC loss. BU looks to lock down win No. 298 in program history.

ALL-TIME SERIES
Bloomsburg is 13-8-1 all-time against California (Pa.).

LAST MEETING
The Huskies defeated the Vulcans 1-0 at California (Pa.) back on September, 24, 2016. Megan Callan (Eldersburg, Md./Century)scored the lone goal of the contest in the 90th minute, thanks to assists from Jessica Supp (Perkasie, Pa./Pennridge) and Rachel Yenney (Collegeville, Pa./Perkiomen Valley).

LAST TIME OUT
Bloomsburg defeated Millersville 3-0 on Wednesday (Sept. 6) in their home opener. The Huskies got on the board in the 24thminute when Jessica Milligan (Perkasie, Pa./Pennridge) fed Erin Bielski (York, Pa./Century (Md.)) for her first of the season. Milligan tallied another assist on Yenney's third goal of the year four minutes later. BU took its 2-0 lead to the half. Milligan got in on the scoring in the 66th minute thanks to an assist from Natalie Holmes (Laurel, Md./Archbishop Spalding) off a corner kick. Jenna Hawkins (Hamburg, Pa./Fleetwood) made two saves in her first shutout of the year.

SCOUTING BLOOMSBURG
The Huskies lead the league in team scoring through three games, totaling 12 goals and averaging 4.00 per game. Yenney is second in the conference with seven points, while also being tied for first in goals with three. In goal, Hawkins has a 1.11 goals-against-average and has made four saves to earn a 2-1-0 record.

SCOUTING CALIFORNIA (Pa.)
The Vulcans are coming off a road win at Pitt-Johnstown where the defeated the Lady Cats 1-0. Kiley Austin scored the lone goal heading in a corner kick from Daniella Dell'Aquila in the 32ndminute. Michaela Colon made five saves in the shutout. Austin and Zana Ross each have one goal on the year.

UP NEXT
The Huskies hit the road to continue PSAC play on Wednesday (Sept. 13) when they travel to Lock Haven. Kickoff for that game is set for 4:00 p.m. 

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