CSU-Pueblo begins four game road swing at Fort Lewis and Adams State

CSU-Pueblo begins four game road swing at Fort Lewis and Adams State

PUEBLO, Colo. (September 15, 2016) – The Colorado State University-Pueblo women's soccer team in the midst of a three-game win streak will hit the road for the first time this season and begin Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play Friday at Fort Lewis College in a 12:30 p.m. matinee match at FLC Dirks Field in Durango. The Pack ends the weekend Sunday at Adams State, kickoff is set for 2:30 p.m. at ASU Soccer Field.

CSU-Pueblo (3-1) is coming off a 2-0 victory over Eastern New Mexico Tuesday at the Art & Lorraine Gonzales Soccer Stadium. Sandra Grimaldo (Sr., Mammoth Lakes, Calif.) netted both goals in the win for the Pack, her first scores of the season.

Pack goalkeeper Alison Darr (Sr., Placerville, Calif.) earned her third shutout of the season and made four saves against the Greyhounds.

CSU-Pueblo will play the next four matches away from Pueblo. After this week the ThunderWolves will play at Black Hills State (Sept. 25) and at Colorado Christian (Sept. 30).

How to Follow the Pack

Friday, September 16, 2016: CSU-Pueblo at Fort Lewis College Skyhawks 12:30 p.m. (Live stats) (Video)

Sunday, September 18, 2016: CSU-Pueblo at Adams State 2:30 p.m. (Live stats) (Video)

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CSU-Pueblo News and Notes

  • CSU-Pueblo is 14-20-6 all-time against Fort Lewis College. The ThunderWolves are 1-8-1 in the last ten meetings with the Skyhawks.
  • Against Adams State, CSU-Pueblo is 15-5-2 all-time. In the last ten meetings the Pack is 5-4-1 including winning the last two matchups with the Grizzlies.

Opponent Capsules

                Fort Lewis College Skyhawks

                Record: 1-2-1 (0-0 RMAC)

                Statistical Leaders:

                                Points: 4 – Shayla Malecki           

                                Goals: 2 – Malecki

                                Shots: 7 – Malecki

                                Goalkeeper Saves: 13 – Britt Blomso

                Last game played: September 11th – Lost 0-1, at Midwestern State

About the Skyhawks

FLC began the season with a 3-1 mark in nonconference play. The Skyhawks picked up their first win of the season Sept. 5 versus Eastern New Mexico.

                Adams State University Grizzlies

                Record: 3-1 (0-0 RMAC)

                Statistical leaders:

                                 Points: 4 – Daisy Perez, Elaine Van de Wille

                                 Goals: 2 – Perez, Van de Wille    

                                 Shots: 10 – Perez

                                 Goalkeeper Saves: 19 – Teagan Moore

                Last game played: September 11th – Won 4-0, at Texas-Permian Basin

About the Grizzlies

                Adams State opened the season at home Sept. 2 defeating Texas A&M International University 2-0. Their lone loss of the year came Sept. 4 against Angelo State University. Since then ASU is on a two-game win streak.

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.