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9-14-2019
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GREENSBORO, N.C. - UNCG women's soccer preps for its fourth road contest of the season this Sunday, facing off with the Gardner-Webb Runnin' Bulldogs in Boiling Springs. The Spartans will be looking to bounce back from their recent home loss to Davidson, while GWU tries to shake a seven-match winless streak to start the season.

WHAT TO KNOW
Who:
Gardner-Webb
Where:
Boiling Springs, N.C. | Greene Harbison Soccer Stadium
When:
Sunday September 15th | 6 PM
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MATCHUP HISTORY

• This Sunday will be the first-ever meeting between Gardner-Webb and UNCG in the regular season

• Matching up with their third Big South opponent of 2019, the Spartans hold a commanding 31-8-4 record against all current members of the conference all-time

THE SPARTANS

• Sophomore forward Nicole Souply leads the Spartans with five points in 2019, scoring back-to-back goals on the road against Richmond and High Point earlier in the season

• Freshman keeper Abby Buchholz made her second career start on Thursday night against Davidson, she's delivered nine stops in those two matches combined

• Sophomore Jordin Mosley currently leads her team in assists, with her two helpers on the season coming in a 3-3 draw at Campbell

• Averaging six saves per game, the Spartans currently lead the SoCon in stops per match and rank 43rd in all of Division I women's soccer

• All five of UNCG's true freshman have made appearances for Head Coach Michael Coll in 2019, with four of those first-year Spartans earning starts

THE BULLDOGS

• Gardner-Webb (0-6-1) is yet to deliver its first winning decision on the year, with five of its six losses coming on a single goal deficit

• Leading the Bulldogs with nine points in 2019, senior midfielder and two-time All-Big South selection Stina Kleppe currently ranks sixth in the nation with 33 attempts at net

COMING UP NEXT

The Spartans return home to face in-state rival Elon this Thursday at 7 p.m., drawing against the Phoenix 2-2 last August.

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