Hoosiers Welcome Iowa and Nebraska To Bloomington This Weekend
Sept. 22, 2011
Iowa Hawkeyes (8-0-1, 0-0-1 Big Ten) at Indiana Hoosiers (4-4-1, 0-1 Big Ten)
Nebraska Cornhuskers (4-3-1, 1-0 Big Ten) at Indiana Hoosiers (4-4-1, 0-1 Big Ten)
Sunday: It's the "Big Red Battle" game - any camper with their IU Women's Soccer camp shirt or fan with ANY red IU shirt will receive a free Big Ten Drawstring Backpack.
RECORD VS. OPPONENT
For the second straight season, the Nebraska Cornhuskers will pay a visit to Armstrong Stadium. But this will be their first appearance as a member of the Big Ten Conference. The Huskers won last year's meeting, 3-1.
GETTING A GOOD START
In contrast, Indiana scored eight total first half goals during the entire 2010 season.
AMONG THE BIG TEN'S BEST
Orianica Velasquez is fifth in the conference with 4.56 shots per game and eighth in goals with five.
HISTORY WITH IOWA
Carly Samp also scored last year in Iowa City, knocking in the game-winner in overtime.
ONE FOR THE BOOKS
Junior Orianica Velasquez has also made a mark on the IU record books in two-plus seasons. With her goal against Marquette, she now has 17 goals in 43 career games for the Hoosiers. She is in seventh place on the career goals scored list at IU and is 8th on the career points scored list (40).
And goalkeeper Lindsay Campbell has returned to form in her senior season and is moving up the goalkeeper charts as well. She has 15 career victories to tie for fifth on the career list at IU and her 0.91 GAA is the third-best all-time at IU. Additionally, Campbell has 12 career shutouts in goal to hold down third place on the career list.
Turn to page five of the notes above for the complete lists.
YOUNG AND OLD
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