Defiance College of Ohio pays a visit to Spartan Field for a pair of Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference matches Tuesday, Oct. 7, and Wednesday, Oct. 8.
Match specifics: The men's contest is Tuesday with a 4 p.m. start while the women's match-up is Wednesday at 4 p.m. … Live statistics for both contests can be accessed via links at www.muspartans.com, the Internet home of Manchester University athletics.
Spartan Shorts: Women – A trio guides the Spartans' offensive attack through 10 contests. Junior midfielder Bridgette Rowe (La Quinta, Calif.) is the leader in goals (four), game-winning scores (two), shots on goal (13) and points (10). Senior forward Katelyn Barta (Griffith, Ind.) has three assists to top that category, while junior forward Brandy Crouse (Cleves, Ohio) has 25 total shots to be at the head of the class … On the other end of the pitch, senior goalkeeper Emily Willmann (Montpelier, Ind.) has registered 70 saves, fourth-best in the conference, to go with a shutout and all four decisions.
Hanover Trip: MU's men and women face off with the Panthers in HCAC action Saturday, Oct. 11.