A 12 and 4 p.m. doubleheader is next on the schedule for the Manchester University men's and women's soccer squads Sunday, Sept. 17.
Match details: The two women's teams match-up in the opener at Otterbein University's Clements Field with the men's game following … Live audio, stats and video can be accessed for both contests via links at www.muspartans.com, the Internet home of Manchester University athletics.
Spartan Shorts: Assistant coach Katie Beal's squad looks to break through a season-opening six-match skid over the weekend. The Black and Gold are coming off a 5-0 loss to National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics' Crossroads League member Huntington University Sept. 13 … Three players on the Spartan roster rank among statistical top fives on the current Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference report. Junior midfielder/forward Maranda Birmingham (Kouts, Ind.) and senior midfielder Courtney Hersick (Plymouth, Ind.) are first and fifth, respectively, in shots with 24 and 17. Junior goalkeeper Cami Holford (Valparaiso, Ind.) sits fifth in saves (23) … It's the second of two contests against the Ohio Athletic Conference for MU. They were upended by Wilmington College 8-0 Sept. 9 … After Sunday's match, Manchester University breaks from action until Wednesday, Sept. 27, when they travel to Illinois Tech.