Sept. 19, 2012
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) -
The UNLV women's soccer team, winners of a school-record tying six straight games, look to make it lucky number seven this weekend when it hosts Idaho in the final non-conference game of the season. It will be a Sunday, Sept. 23 contest starting at 1 pm, and admission is free to any fans that bring a ticket stub from Saturday's UNLV-Air Force football game. Sunday's game will also be streamed live on UNLVRebels.com, thanks to the student-run production team of UNLV TV. First-time viewers will need to sign up for a subscription before viewing the broadcast.
All About The Rebels
UNLV (7-2-1) has won six straight for the first time since 2005. The Rebels are paced by junior forward Jenn Wolfe, tied for fifth in the nation with nine goals and tied for first with game-winning goals with five. Senior midfielder Macy Jo Harrison meanwhile has six assists on the year, which ranks her eighth in the nation.
The Vandals have struggled away from home this season, as they are 0-4 in road games while having been outscored 13-1. For the season, Idaho has scored nine total goals, while allowing 26. Chelsea Small is the team's leading scorer with three goals.
Next Time Out
UNLV will open Mountain West conference play on Saturday, Sept. 29, when it hosts Wyoming in a 1 pm contest at Peter Johann Memorial Field.