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DIII Weekend Preview


No. 1 Montclair State

  • Sat. vs. Gwynedd-Mercy
Beat Kean 5-0 on Tuesday.A goal from Maura Johnston would give the Red Hawks three players with at least 10 goals. 

No. 2 Bowdoin

  • Sat. vs. Trinity (Conn.) in NESCAC quarterfinals.
Lost to No. 3 Tufts 1-0 on Wednesday.The Polar Bears haven't lost to Trinity since falling in the 2009 NESCAC semifinals.

No. 3 Tufts

  • Sat. vs. Williams in NESCAC quarterfinals.
Beat No. 2 Bowdoin 1-0 on Wednesday.The Jumbos have outshot their opponents 300-92 this season.

No. 4 Christopher Newport

  • Sun. vs. TBD
Beat No. 10 Mary Washington 4-1 on Wednesday.In the Captains' 18 games this season, they have given up 14 goals.

No. 5 Middlebury

  • Sat. vs. Colby in NESCAC quarterfinals.
Beat Wesleyan 3-1 on Saturday. The Panthers have allowed seven first-half goals this season.

No. 6 Franklin & Marshall

  • Sat. vs. McDaniel.
Beat Dickinson 3-1 on Saturday.Avery Koep entered the week ranked 10th in the nation in goals-against average (.82).

No. 7 Amherst

  • Sat. vs. Wesleyan in NESCAC quarterfinals.
Beat Trinity (Conn.) 3-2 on Wendesday.The Lord Jeffs have won 12 in a row after dropping their first two games of the season.

No. 8 Salisbury

  • IDLE
Beat Wesley 3-2 in overtime on Wednesday.Three Sea Gull players have scored double-digit goals this year.

No. 9 TCNJ

  • Fri. vs. Johns Hopkins
Beat Messiah 4-1 on Tuesday.The Lions have held their opponents to a total of nine goals in the second half.

No. 10 Mary Washington


Lost 4-1 to No. 4 Christopher Newport on Wednesday.Jenna Steele led the Eagles with 15 goals this season.