Black and Gold hope to rebound on road

Black and Gold hope to rebound on road

Trips to Bluffton University of Ohio are next for Manchester University Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 14 and 15.

Match specifics: The women's match is Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. with the men's contest the following day at a similar start time … Live statistics for both matches can be viewed at www.muspartans.com, the Internet home of Manchester University athletics.

Spartan Shorts: Women – The chase for the four Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference postseason tournament berths is wide open. MU (5-7, 2-1 HCAC) is tied for fourth with Rose-Hulman going into the week with Hanover College, Franklin College and Anderson University each sporting unbeaten marks to make up the top three … Junior midfielder Bridgette Rowe (La Quinta, Calif.) and senior goalkeeper Emily Willmann (Montpelier, Ind.) each reside on a HCAC statistical top five slot through 12 matches. Rowe is tied for third in goals (five) and shots (31) while ranking in a tie for fourth in points (12). Willmann's 79 saves are fourth-highest … The Spartans have won two of three and three of their last five.

Home Twinbill: Rose-Hulman visits Spartan Field for 1 p.m. (women) and 3 p.m. (men) matches Saturday, Oct. 18.