Tulsa Women's Soccer Team Hosts Memphis on Friday
Oct. 18, 2012
Tulsa, Oklahoma - The University of Tulsa women's soccer team returns home to host Memphis on Friday, Oct. 19th beginning at 6:00 pm at the Hurricane Soccer and Track Stadium. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the north ticket gate, while all youth (under 8th grade) wearing a soccer jersey get in free.
TU has an 8-5-3 overall record, including a 5-2-1 mark at home and a 3-3-2 record in Conference USA. According to the latest NCAA statistics, Tulsa ranks 34th in saves percentage (.845), 39th in goals-against average (.774), 82nd in scoring offense (1.75 gpg), and 97th in shutout percentage (.375) and won-lost-tied percentage (.6).
The Golden Hurricane is led by Claire Nicholson with five goals and two assists, while Camille Pelley has four goals and four assists, both for 12 points. Stephanie Aitken and Rebecca Handley have also tallied four goals apiece. Katie Bykowski and Hayley Harryman have split time in goal this season, but have combined for 71 saves and six shutouts on the year.
Memphis enters the contest with a 9-6 overall record and a 5-3 mark in the league. Christabel Oduro has a team-leading 11 goals and seven assists for 29 points, Kylie Davis has five goals and five assists, and Tine Schryvers has six goals and one assist. Christa Strickland has played the majority of time in goal. She has 40 saves and a 1.35 goals-against average.
The Tigers have a 6-1-1 advantage in the series with the Golden Hurricane.
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