— For the fourth year in a row, the Frostburg State women’s soccer team has earned the No. 1 seed in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament.
The Bobcats (11-5 overall, 9-0 AMCC) will host Hilbert (8-6-2 overall, 3-4-2 AMCC) on Wednesday, November 1 at 4:00 pm.
FSU enters the contest after earning a bye in the first round, while No. 5 Hilbert upset No. 4 Medaille 1-0 on Saturday.
The Bobcats are riding a 10-game winning streak and nine consecutive games without being scored upon. They have only given up one goal in conference action this season, in a 7-1 win over Lake Erie (9/23). Hilbert is on a two-game winning streak, with two 1-0 victories.
Frostburg State and Hilbert have already met once this season, with FSU getting a 5-0 victory.
Senior Lindsay Hoffman (Frederick, Md./Thomas Johnson) is having a career year, posting 31 toal points, from 11 goals and nine assists. Freshmen Lauren Lentine (Princeton, N.J./WWP North) and Amanda Drake (Montgomery Village, Md./Watkins Mill) have made an immediate impact for the Bobcats, recording 46 combined points, 25 from Lentine and 21 from Drake.
Freshman goalkeeper Stephanie Gwinn (Ijamsville, Md./Urbana) has started the last nine games for FSU. She is 11-1 on the season, posting 4 shutouts and hasn’t been scored on in over 745 minutes.
For Hilbert, Tricia Knight leads the Hawks with 12 goals and two assists, for a total of 26 points. She is followed by Amber Balseca who has five goals and seven assists.
In net, Kelly Goodwin has made 14 starts, giving up 21 goals, and making 88 saves on the year.
The other semifinal match pits No. 3 La Roche against No. 2 Penn State Behrend. La Roche advanced to the semi’s by downing No. 6 Lake Erie 2-1 in overtime, while PSB had a bye.
The AMCC championship match is scheduled for Saturday, November 4 at the highest remaining seed. The AMCC Tournament champion will receive an automatic bid the NCAA Division III Tournament.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303