Women's Soccer Ready to Shoot and Score
Ohio State enters its match against Bowling Green coming off a 5-0 loss to No. 5 Penn State, last Friday. Bowling Green is 5-9-3 overall and 2-5-3 in the Mid-American Conference.
Scouting the Falcons
BGSU is looking to end a school-record 10-match winless streak. After opening MAC play with a pair of wins, the Falcons are 0-7-3 in the last 10 matches. Through 17 matches, freshman Jill Conover leads the Falcons with 20 points, followed by junior Michelle Lisy, with 18. Junior Autumn Harris and sophomore Desiree Erb have scored eight and seven points, respectively.
Freshman goalkeeper Erika Flanders has a 5-9-1 record and a goals-against average of 2.17. Sophomore Sarah Gawel is 0-0-1 with a 1.96 GAA.
Both teams have faced four common opponents this year - Ohio, Detroit, Indiana and Michigan State. The Buckeyes are 3-0-1 against those teams, while BGSU is 1-2-1.
OSU vs. BGSU Series History
Big Ten Tournament Time
The tournament, hosted by Indiana University, will kick off Nov. 5-7 in Bloomington, Ind. at Armstrong Stadium. Armstrong Stadium is ranked as one of the top soccer facilities in the nation. This is the second time the venue has hosted the Big Ten Women's Soccer Tournament. Tickets will be sold at the Armstrong Stadium gate each day of competition beginning one hour before the start of the first scheduled match. All seating is general admission. For additional information, please call the Indiana University Ticket Office at 1-800-447-4648.
Friday, Nov. 5 Noon Game 1: #3 seed vs. #6 seed 1 p.m. Game 2: #1 seed vs. #8 seed 2 p.m. Game 3: #4 seed vs. #5 seed 3 p.m. Game 4: #2 seed vs. #7 seed
Saturday, Nov. 6 1 p.m. Game 5: Game 1 winner vs. Game 4 winner 3 p.m. Game 6: Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner
Sunday, Nov. 7 2 p.m. Big Ten Tournament Final