Louisville Field Hockey Weekend Preview: Syracuse

The fifth-ranked University of Louisville Field Hockey team hosts Syracuse on Friday at Trager Stadium for Senior Day to conclude the regular season. The Orange enter the match ranked ninth nationally, marking the twelfth ranked opponent the Cardinals will face in the regular season. Louisville (15-2) can clinch the ACC regular season title outright with a victory on Friday. Here is everything you need to know surrounding the top-10 matchup.

Current Louisville Stats Leaders

  • Goals: Katie Schneider (9)
  • Assists: Julie Kouijzer (7)
  • Points: Katie Schneider (21)
  • Shots: Julie Kouijzer (33)
  • Saves: Mila de Kuijer (62)

Syracuse Preview:

Match Info: Friday, Oct. 29 (3:00 PM) @ Trager Stadium

Overview: The ninth-ranked Orange suffered their first ACC loss last weekend to #16 Virginia and now sit in second place in the conference standings (4-1 ACC). Syracuse has to defeat the Cardinals to hold any share of the regular season conference title.

Key Wins: #20 UCONN, #13 Boston College, #10 North Carolina, #19 Wake Forest, #25 Duke

Players to watch: F/MID Pleun Lammers (eight goals & four assists), F Quirine Comans (seven goals & eight assists), MID Laura Graziosi (six goals & five assists), F Charlotte de Vries (six goals & two assists)

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