Laura Trevillian and the Ramblers face three Horizon League opponents this week.
 
Laura Trevillian and the Ramblers face three Horizon League opponents this week.
 
 
Loyola Begins Busy Week Tonight Against Green Bay

Sept. 22, 2009

Loyola Women's Soccer Weekly Notes

CHICAGO - The Loyola University Chicago women's soccer team is slated for a busy week, which gets under way tonight when the Ramblers take on Green Bay on the road at 7 p.m. CT. LU travels to Milwaukee this Friday (Sept. 25) to face the Panthers before returning home this Sunday (Sept. 27) to host Valparaiso at 6 p.m. CT.

LAST TIME OUT: The Ramblers fell on the road to Illinois, 2-0, on Sept. 18. The Fighting Illini out shot the Ramblers, 19-8, in the loss. Sophomore goalkeeper Katie Groesch made seven saves for LU.

GREEN BAY SCOUTING REPORT: Green Bay enters Tuesday's contest with a 2-5-1 record for the season. Last weekend, the Phoenix fell to No. 22 Indiana, 2-0, and tied Eastern Illinois, 2-2. UWGB defeated Northern Iowa, 2-1, on Aug. 30 and North Dakota State, 3-1, on Sept. 13 for the team's two wins thus far. Corey Arno leads the Phoenix in scoring with three goals and an assist.

MILWAUKEE SCOUTING REPORT: Milwaukee holds a 2-4-3 record for the season after tying No. 11 Purdue, 1-1, in West Lafayette, Ind., on Sept. 18. The Panthers went four matches without a loss to open the season, starting at 2-0-2, but have dropped four of five matches since. Reigning Horizon League Player of the Week Sarah Hagen leads the Panthers in scoring with nine points (3G, 3A).

VALPARAISO SCOUTING REPORT: Valparaiso holds a 3-6-0 record through last weekend, when the Crusaders defeated Liberty, 1-0, and dropped their conference opener against Wright State, 3-0. Valpo's other wins came against IUPUI (1-0) and Ball State (3-2). Rachel Hoaglin and Luisa Desario lead the team in goals with two each, while Julie Kondratko has three assists to lead the squad.

LOYOLA IN YOUR LIVING ROOM: Loyola will be televised nationally when the Ramblers travel to College Station, Texas, to take on nationally ranked Texas A&M on Oct. 11. The Ramblers-Aggies matchup has been selected as one of eight NSCAA College Games of the Week and will be aired live on Fox Soccer Channel at 4 p.m. CT.

UP NEXT: The Ramblers hit the road again, traveling to face Youngstown State on Oct. 2 and Cleveland State on Oct. 4. Friday's match is set for 6 p.m. CT, while Sunday's tilt is set for noon CT.