Women’s Soccer Welcomes San Francisco, Travels to Connecticut

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Looking to end its four-game homestand undefeated, Harvard women's soccer welcomes San Francisco on Friday, Sept. 13 at 3 p.m. before trekking to Connecticut on Sunday, Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. The contest with the Dons will kick off at Ohiri Field on ESPN+, while the bout with the Huskies will air on UConnHuskies.com

How to Follow
Broadcast – San Francisco: ESPN+ (Talent: Dana Grey, Craig White) | International Stream
Broadcast – UConn: Huskies All-Access
Live Stats – San Francisco: StatBroadcast | Presto
Live Stats – UConn: Stat Broadcast
Twitter: @Harvard_WSoccer

What to Know

  • Harvard is 3-1 this season, with wins over Quinnipiac (3-0), Northwestern (2-0) and Massachusetts (2-1). The three-straight wins are Harvard's first since Sept. 1-7, 2017, when it beat Central Connecticut State, St. John's and Boston College back-to-back-to-back.
  • Junior Murphy Agnew and first-year Angela Caloia co-lead the Crimson with seven points this season, with each tallying two goals and three assists. Sophomore Sophie Hirst also has a team-high three helpers.
  • Hirst posted three assists against Quinnipiac, becoming the first Harvard player to accomplish the feat since Oct. 15, 2003 (Katie Westfall vs. Holy Cross), and the first Ivy League player to do so since Nov. 14, 2015 (Princeton's Emily Sura vs. Boston College).
  • Caloia won her first weekly award from the Ivy League on Sept. 9, winning Rookie of the Week honors following productive outings against Quinnipiac and Northwestern.
  • First-year Hollyn Torres and sophomore Courtney Rabb scored their first-career goals Sept. 10 in the win over UMass.
  • The all-time series with San Francisco is tied, 2-2, while the Crimson trails UConn, 5-26-1. Harvard topped USF last in 2014, 1-0, and UConn in 2011, 2-1.

Last Time Out

At The Helm
Chris Hamblin leads the Crimson in his fourth 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, and holds a 28-20-5 record at the helm.

Next Up
Harvard welcomes UMass Lowell and Long Island to Cambridge Sept. 18 and 21, respectively, at 7 p.m. and 2 p.m. The games will be broadcast on ESPN+.