Women’s Football will host GW on Thursday; Travel to VCU on Sunday

Women’s Football | September 21, 2022

PHILADELPHIA – The La Salle women’s soccer team (5-4, 0-2 A-10) wants to get back on track Thursday night with a matchup against George Washington at McCarthy Stadium. The kick-off is scheduled for 18:00. The Explorers are also scheduled to face the VCU in an A-10 away showdown on Sunday, starting at 2pm. Both games will be broadcast live on ESPN+.

ABOUT THE EXPLORERS

  • La Salle suffered a 1-0 loss on Sunday at Loyola Chicago, marking the third straight loss to a quality opponent.
  • The Explorers had already faced Rutgers and Saint Louis, ranked nationally.
  • Freshman Ricshya Walker led the team with four shots against the Ramblers, including one that hit the crossbar early in the second half.
  • Michela Auguadro recorded 10 saves and played every minute of every game in goal for the Explorers this season.
  • Last year, La Salle defeated GW 1-0 thanks to a goal from Camaren Cox at 59 minutes.
  • Against VCU, the Explorers were defeated by a similar 1-0 score at McCarthy Stadium.

ABOUT GEORGE WASHINGTON

  • The Colonials enter the competition Thursday unbeaten at 3-0-5, and are 0-0-2 in the A-10.
  • GW drew George Mason and Fordham, with the game against the Rams ending 2–2 on September 18.
  • Rachel Sorkenn scored her sixth best-team goal of the season against Fordham, good for third-highest at Atlantic 10.

ABOUT VCU

  • The Rams have drawn seven notable games so far and are 2-1-7 overall in 2022.
  • VCU equaled GW in the Atlantic 10 game and enters the week with a 0-0-2 record against league opponents.
  • Kendal Sarver leads the team with five goals and 11 points this year, with no other VCU player having recorded more than one goal this season.

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