PREVIEW: Women's Soccer Hosts SIUE Classic

PREVIEW: Women's Soccer Hosts SIUE Classic


Game Notes

SIUE Classic
SIUE (1-2, 0-0 OVC) vs.
UMKC (1-1-1, 0-0 Summit)
Fri., Aug. 31, 7:30 p.m.
vs. UNI (3-1, 0-0 MVC)
Sun., Sept, 2, 2 p.m.
Korte Stadium
Live Video
Live Stats

SERIES STUFF: SIUE and UMKC have never met in women's soccer. The Kansas City program is only in its fourth season.The Cougars hold a 1-0 advantage over UNI, with the win coming last year in Cedar Falls.
LAST TIME: The Cougars earned their first victory, defeating Drake 1-0 last Friday in Edwardsville.
OVC HONORS: Freshman goalkeeper Jennifer Pelley earned the OVC Goalkeeper of the Week award thanks to her shutout win over Drake. She made three saves in the win.
PRESEASON PROGNOSTICATION: The Cougars were picked to finish seventh in the OVC in a preseason vote of head coaches and sports information directors.
HOME COOKING: This tournament is the third and fourth games of five consecutive home games. Counting Friday's match, five of the next six games are home games for the Cougars.
GATEWAY CITY: Of the 24 players on SIUE's 2012 roster, 17 of them are from St. Louis or surrounding area.
SIGNED, SEALED, AND DELIVERED: SIUE became a fully certified Division I institution Aug. 2. The Cougars are now eligible for all postseason play.

Colonels Down Cougars 2-1
October 19, 2012 Colonels Down Cougars 2-1
Cougars Draw on Senior Day
October 14, 2012 Cougars Draw on Senior Day
Cougars Down Skyhawks
October 7, 2012 Cougars Down Skyhawks
Cougars Shutout Redhawks
October 5, 2012 Cougars Shutout Redhawks
Golden Eagles Edge Cougars
September 28, 2012 Golden Eagles Edge Cougars
Billikens Slip By Cougars
September 16, 2012 Billikens Slip By Cougars
Women's Soccer Canceled Friday
September 7, 2012 Women's Soccer Canceled Friday
Pelley Honored by OVC
August 28, 2012 Pelley Honored by OVC