Ky. - The Northern Kentucky University soccer teams will play host
to Great Lakes Valley Conference rival Lewis this Friday in a doubleheader
at the Town & Country Sports Complex in Wilder, Ky.
game starts at 5 p.m., followed by the men at 7:30 p.m. NKU will
also host Wisconsin-Parkside on Sunday, with the women playing at
noon and the men at 2:30 p.m.
The NKU women
are 5-2 after defeating Rockhurst, 1-0, in two overtimes last Sunday
at Kansas City, Mo. The Norse - ranked 23rd nationally in the NCAA
Division II poll - are 3-1 in the GLVC.
Lewis is 4-5-1
overall, 1-1-1 in the GLVC. NKU owns a 6-1-1 lead in the all-time
series with the Flyers.
the two-time defending GLVC champion, is 5-2 overall and 2-1 in
the GLVC. The Rangers will play at Bellarmine on Friday.
first collegiate goal gave NKU the win at Rockhurst last Sunday.
The goal was assisted by Lauren Franzen.
The NKU men
are 5-2 overall after dropping a 5-0 decision at Rockhurst last
Sunday. The Norse are 3-1 in the GLVC.
last weekend’s action ranked 12th nationally in the NCAA Division
II poll, but the Norse dropped out of this week’s poll despite
a 1-1 road trip. The Norse posted a 2-0 win at Drury on Friday before
losing to Rockhurst.
Lewis is 4-3
overall, 2-1 in the GLVC. A year ago, NKU knocked off Lewis, 2-0,
at the Town & Country Sports Complex.
is 6-1 overall, 2-1 in the GLVC. The Rangers are ranked 21st in
the NCAA Division II poll. A year ago, the two teams played to a
scoreless tie at the Town & Country Sports Complex.
NKU is 1-8-2
against Wisconsin-Parkside during the past eight years. The Norse
have not beaten the Rangers since the 1997 season.
leads NKU in scoring with three goals and three assists.