BILLIKENS VS. LOCK HAVEN
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 • 6 p.m. (CT)
WHERE: Maryland Heights, Mo. (Sportport International)
LIVE STATS: Statbroadcast
A LOOK AT THE BILLIKENS
-- Saint Louis, which is coming off a thrilling 3-2 win against Indiana last Sunday, resumes Atlantic 10 Conference play Friday when it hosts Lock Haven at Sportport International. Game time is 6 p.m.
-- SLU's win against IU on Oct. 1 was arguably the biggest win in recent program history. The Billikens scored three times in the first half and held off the Hoosiers down the stretch to post the win.
-- Carly Kissinger leads the team in goals (4), assists (4), points (12) and shots (36).
-- Katie Moss, Julia Bakker and Erica Bondoc have tallied twice for the Billikens.
-- In the cage, Lillian Cossetto has logged 735 minutes and has recorded 42 saves. She has a pair of shutouts to her credit.
-- The Billikens’ three-game winning streak earlier this season is the longest since Saint Louis won three in a row in 2004.
-- Bondoc scored twice in a narrow 3-2 A-10 defeat against Richmond on Sept. 22. It marked the first time a Billiken has scored two or more goals in a conference game since Mary Henry scored twice against La Salle in 2006.
-- The Billikens’ five-goal outbreak against LIU Brooklyn Aug. 30 marked the first time since 1992 that Saint Louis scored five or more goals against an NCAA Division I opponent.
-- Kissinger was named A-10 Player of the Week Sept. 5. The totaled two goals and two assists in SLU wins against LIU Brooklyn and Colgate.
-- Saint Louis boasts five international student-athletes on the 2017 roster: Julia Bakker (Netherlands), Lillian Cossetto (Australia), Micaela Diaz (Argentina), Noor Kalf (Netherlands) and Fleur Maarse (Belgium)
-- The Billikens are led by head coach Danielle Baumgardner, who is in her second season. She is assisted by Dominique Masters, who is in her first season as assistant coach.
A LOOK AT THE BALD EAGLES
-- LHU enters Friday's match 7-5 overall and 2-3 in league play.
-- Lock Haven has dropped four of its last five. Its last three losses have been one-goal affairs.
-- Alyscia Smith is fourth in the A-10 with seven goals and fifth in the league with 17 points.
-- Goalie Paige Stuppy has played every minute in the cage and sports a 1.42 goals against average.
-- The Billikens host Massachusetts Friday, Oct. 13, at Sportport. Game time is 5 p.m.