CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – On the road for the second-straight Ivy League battle, Harvard women's soccer will trek to Princeton for a 1 p.m. kickoff on Saturday, Oct. 20. The game will be broadcast on ESPN+.
What to Know
- Harvard is 6-5-1 (3-0-1 Ivy) on the season, including shutouts in four consecutive games from Sept. 16-Oct. 6: vs. Northeastern (2-0), at Penn (0-0), vs. Yale (1-0) and vs. Cornell (2-0).
- The Crimson is tied for first in the Ivy League standings with Penn at 3-0-1, while Princeton and Dartmouth are close behind at 2-1-1.
- Senior Leah Mohammadi leads the team with seven goals and 16 points, while sophomore Murphy Agnew has dished a team-leading three assists. Mohammadi's seven goals and 16 points ranks second in the Ivy League, while 50 percent of the team's goals have come from first-year players.
- Harvard stormed back from a 2-0 deficit against Brown Oct. 13, earning a 3-2 win after second half goals from Agnew, Mohammadi and first-year Taylor Nielsen. The win kept Harvard atop the Ivy table with the Quakers.
- Mohammadi was selected as the Ivy League Player of the Week for Oct. 7-13 after her five-points week that included goals against Boston University and Brown.
- Princeton enters the weekend with a 8-3-2 record, including a 2-1-1 mark in Ivy League play. Harvard leads the all-time series with Princeton, 29-12-1, including three wins over the last five meetings.
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At The Helm
Chris Hamblin leads the Crimson in his third season as the Branca Family Head Coach for Harvard Women's Soccer. He was the Ivy League Coach of the Year in 2016 after leading the program to its 13th Ivy League title.
Harvard closes its road slate in the Ivy League with a trip to Dartmouth on Saturday, Oct. 27. The 7 p.m. kickoff will be broadcast on ESPN+.