Mountain West Women's Soccer Weekly Release No. 7
Sept. 26, 2012
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -
Reigning Mountain West regular-season champion New Mexico begins defense of its 2010 and 2011 titles when Conference play gets underway this weekend. The Lobos host Boise State on Friday, while Nevada plays its inaugural MW match on the road at No. 12/17 San Diego State. UNLV entertains Wyoming in a Saturday meeting, while Fresno State hosts Air Force on Sunday in the Bulldogs' first MW contest.
- New Mexico is 10-0-2 in its last 12 home matches, surpassing the program's 2009-11 streak of 10 straight without a loss for the longest home unbeaten streak in school history (that squad went 9-0-1).
- San Diego State heads into Conference play with a 9-1-1 record, tying for the 10th-best win percentage (.864) in the NCAA.
- Air Force boasts the nation's 10th-best saves percentage at .893, giving up six goals against 50 saves this season.
- UNLV has won seven straight matches, setting a program record for longest win streak.
- Boise State's Maddy McDevitt has played 1,128:35 minutes in goal for the Broncos this season, ranking fourth nationally in goalie minutes played.
- San Diego State's Megan Jurado and UNLV's Jenn Wolfe are tied for the MW lead and second nationally with five game-winning goals apiece this season.
- UNLV's Jenn Wolfe leads the MW and is tied for eighth in the NCAA with nine goals in 2012. Five of those goals have been game-winners, which is tied for second nationally.
- Wyoming's Sara Paul leads the nation with 10 assists through 11 outings, averaging 0.91 per game.
|Coming Up in Mountain West Women's Soccer|
|THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27|
|FRESNO STATE at No. 25/16 Santa Clara||7 p.m. PT||Live Stream|
|FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28|
|BOISE STATE at NEW MEXICO*||6 p.m. MT||Live Stream|
|NEVADA at NO. 12/17 SAN DIEGO STATE*||7 p.m. PT|
|SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29|
|WYOMING at UNLV*||1 p.m. PT|
|SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30|
|NEVADA at Gonzaga||11 a.m. PT||Live Stream|
|AIR FORCE at FRESNO STATE*||1 p.m. PT|
|*Mountain West match.|
|Mountain West teams in CAPS.|
|Rankings listed according to NSCAA-Continental Tire Coaches'/Soccer America Top 25 polls.|
|All dates and times subject to change.|
|Live stats available for most matches.|