Who: Presbyterian College Blue Hose (3-9-0, 1-4-0) vs Liberty Flames (6-5-3, 4-0-1)
When: Wednesday, October 11 – 4:00 p.m.
Where: Clinton, S.C. – Martin Stadium
Social Media: @PCWSoccer
Blue Hose go for two straight:
- PC is coming off of a victory over Winthrop on Saturday and will look to make it two straight versus Liberty on Wednesday.
- The Blue Hose defeated Liberty 2-0 in 2015, the last time Liberty visited Clinton so PC will be looking to make it two in a row at home over Liberty.
Whitesides Climbing the Record Book:
- Frances Whitesides scored her third goal of the season at Winthrop, that gives her nine career goals.
- With nine career goals and eight career assists Whitesides has 26 career points. 26 points is tied for the third most in PC women’s soccer Division I history with Katie Peagler who scored 26 from 2013-16.
Blue Hose Team Notes:
- The Blue Hose are scoring 1.25 goals per game and have a .132 shooting percentage.
- Six individual players have scored multiple goals on the season.
- Nine players have recorded a goal or assist on the season with five of them being freshmen.
- PC is fourth in the Big South in total points (39) and points per game (3.25).
- They are also fourth in the conference in goals per game (1.25).
- The Blue Hose are fourth in the conference in saves per game (5.25).
Blue Hose Individual Notes:
- Whitesides leads the way in points for the Blue Hose as she has three goals and three assists for nine points this season.
- Kristen Bane is also tied for the team lead in goals with three on five shots. She also has one assist for seven points.
- Abby Jones now leads the way in minutes played in goal for the Blue Hose with 601:11 this season. She has a 2.54 goals against average and 27 total saves.
- Whitesides and Bane are tied-10 in the Big South in goals with three.
- Whitesides is also tied-seventh in the Big South in assists with three.
Scouting the Flames:
- The Flames come into this game with a 6-5-3 record and three straight wins at Winthrop, at Radford and versus Campbell.
- Liberty is 4-0-1 in the Big South and sits atop the standings.
- Liberty averages 0.93 goals per game and give up 1.00 per game. They have a .071 shot percentage and surrender a .080 shot percentage.
- Isabella Habuda leads Liberty in goals (5) and assists (3) for 13 total points.
- Devon Jones and Kayleigh Kardos are tied for second with two assists.
- Three players are tied for second in goals with two as well.
- Melody Jayroe leads the Flames in goal as she has played 937:59 minutes and has a .77 goals against average and a .830 save percentage on the season.
- PC and Liberty have played each other 11 times with Liberty having won nine of the match-ups.
- The Blue Hose defeated Liberty in 2015 by a score of 2-0.