Bucs close out non-conference schedule with a trip to Charlotte
Sophomore keeper Megan Masch currently leads the A-Sun with 48 saves.
Sophomore keeper Megan Masch currently leads the A-Sun with 48 saves.

Thursday, September 17, 2009

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 17, 2009) - After dropping two tough road contests last weekend, the ETSU women's soccer team closes out its 2009 non-conference schedule as they travel to Charlotte for a 5:00 p.m., match Friday evening at D.L. Phillips Soccer Complex in Charlotte, N.C.

 

ETSU (1-6-0) enters the match after falling just short against Mississippi State 2-0, Sunday. Overall, the Bucs have faced a strong schedule this fall, which include road trips to Tennessee, Western Carolina, Radford and Ole Miss.

 

Individually, sophomore keeper Megan Masch (Virginia Beach, Va.) looks to continue her red-hot play as of late. Against the unbeaten Bulldogs, Masch had a career-best 16 saves, keeping ETSU within striking distances throughout the entire contest. Overall, the second-year starter leads all Atlantic Sun Conference keepers with 48 saves.

 

Charlotte (4-2-0) enters the match after falling to No. 15 Georgia 3-2 last Sunday afternoon. In its home contest against the Bulldogs the 49ers railled to tie the match at 1-1, before UGA fired home consecutive goals for its sixth victory of the year.

 

Individually, junior forward Whitney Weintraub leads the three-time defending Atlantic-10 Conference champs this season with five goals and 11 points. Overall, offense has been the key to Charlotte's success as the 49ers have outshot its opponents 111-49.

           

            Both live stats and video will be avaiable through the Charlotte athletic website. To access either option, please visit www.Charlotte49ers.com or click the links attached above.

 

For more information on the ETSU women's soccer team please visit www.ETSUBucs.com. Also you can follow daily post and updates on the official ETSU women's soccer team Twitter page at www.twitter.com/ETSUSoccer.

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MSOC ETSU 1 F
Aug 23 Virginia Tech (Exh.) 0
WSOC ETSU 5 F
Aug 24 Tennessee Tech 1
WSOC Appalachian St. 0 F (2OT)
Aug 28 ETSU 1
MCC Covered Bridge Open Boone, N.C.
Aug 29 3 of 11
WCC Covered Bridge Open Boone, N.C.
Aug 29 5 of 11
VB ETSU 3 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 29 Morgan State University 0
VB ETSU 1 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 29 California State University, Sacramento 3
MSOC ETSU 3 F
Aug 29 William & Mary 2
VB ETSU 1 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 30 UNC Charlotte 3
WSOC Campbell 2 2OT
Aug 31 ETSU 3
MSOC ETSU 2 F
Aug 31 VCU 1
WSOC South Carolina St. 1 F
Sep 2 ETSU 6
WSOC Alabama A&M Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 4, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 5, 3:00 p.m. The College of William and Mary
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 5, 7:00 p.m. George Mason University
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 6, 12:00 p.m. University of Maryland
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 6, 4:00 p.m. Lehigh University