Lions Travel to Washington & Jefferson Saturday

Lions Travel to Washington & Jefferson Saturday

ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend women's soccer team will battle Washington & Jefferson on Saturday in a non-conference matchup. The game will take place at Alexandre Stadium in Washington, PA at 1 p.m.


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Behrend News & Notes:

* Behrend was scheduled to play Mount Union on Wednesday but the contest was cancelled due to weather conditions
* The Lions are currently 0-4 this season, coming off a loss to undefeated Case Western Reserve, 3-0
* Behrend was held to just four shots against the Spartans on Sunday
* The Lions had a scoring opportunity in the final minutes when Karla Ochoa (McAllen, TX/IDEA Toros College Preparatory) had a shot saved by Case Western goalie Lauren Unterborn
* Freshman Morgan Harding (Pittsburgh, PA/Carlynton) had her fourth complete game in goal tallying eight saves
* The Lions are looking for their first win and first goal of the season in the upcoming contest

Washington & Jefferson News & Notes:

* The Presidents are coming into the game with a 1-3 record
* Last time out, W&J fell to Ohio Wesleyan 3-1 on Sunday
* The Presidents lone goal was scored by Marcy Saldivar in the 61st minute of play
* Gabriella Lloyd played the game in goal, registering 10 saves
* Lloyd has a season record of 0-2, tallying 26 total saves and four goals against 

Series History:
* Washington & Jefferson has a slight 8-5-1 lead over the Lions in the series dating back to 1995
* Behrend has lost six straight games to the Presidents including a 1-0 loss in overtime in 2018
* The Lions last registered a win in 2012 (2-0)

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