Women’s Soccer Hosts Nationally-Ranked Keiser on Wednesday

Women’s Soccer Hosts Nationally-Ranked Keiser on Wednesday

NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (Oct. 9, 2018) – The Johnson & Wales women's soccer team (7-4-0, 4-2-0 TSC) returns home to host the No. 9-ranked Keiser Seahawks (11-2-1, 5-0-1 TSC) on Wednesday, October 10. Kickoff from the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138) is set for noon.


Johnson & Wales (7-4-0, 4-2-0 TSC) vs. No. 9 Keiser (11-2-1, 5-0-1 TSC)

Date:
Wednesday, Oct. 10
Kickoff Time: 12:00 pm   
Location: Miami Shores, Fla.
Venue: Miami Shores Village (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138)
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Admission: Free 


The Wildcats return home after a three-match road swing where JWU went 2-1. JWU is averaging 3.00 goals-per-game on 172 total shots in 2018.

Sophomore Savannah Jackson leads the Wildcats with a school-record 41 points this season with 19 goals (JWU single-season record) and three assists (personal best). Jackson is second in the conference in both points-per-game (3.73 – No. 7 in the nation) and goals-per-contest (1.73 – No. 3 in the nation). Junior Sawyer Hall is second on the team in points with 10 (4g, 2a). The native of Pembroke Pines, Florida, scored the game-winner at Florida Memorial last week. Senior Carissa Sanchez is goals (3) and points (9) this season. The native of Miami has recorded five points in the last three games. Freshman goalkeeper Kellie Fitzpatrick comes into Wednesday's action with a 7-3-0 record and a 2.70 goals-against-average. The native of Spokane, Washington, has registered two clean sheets this season.

Series History: Wednesday will mark the 12th meeting all-time between JWU and Keiser with the Seahawks holding an 11-0 advantage in the series history. The last meeting between the two teams resulted in a 4-0 win for Keiser on October 11, 2017, in West Palm Beach, Florida.

A Look at Keiser: The Seahawks come into Wednesday's match unbeaten in nine-straight contests (8-0-1). Keiser is averaging 4.00 goals-per-game on 342 total shots.

The Matchup

  JWU KU
Current Record 7 - 4 - 0 11 - 2 - 1
Scoring 33 56
Shot Statistics    
Goals-Shot Attempts 33 - 172 56 - 342
Shot Pct 0.192 0.164
Shots On Goal-Attempts 85 - 172 168 - 342
Sog Pct 0.494 0.491
Goals/Game 3.000 4.000
Assists 26 55
Goalie Stats    
Saves 67 54
Goals Against 29 12
Save Pct 0.698 0.818
Saves Per Game 6.090 3.860