Baton Rouge, La. – After picking adult a initial SEC win of a deteriorate final week, a LSU soccer group (7-4-1, 1-2-1 SEC) will open adult a month of Oct with a highway competition opposite Arkansas on Thursday night (Oct. 4).
The Basics | Game Notes
LSU during Arkansas | 6:30 p.m. CT
2018 Record: 8-2-2 (3-1-0 SEC)
Kayla McKeon – 11 points (5g 1a)
Taylor Malham – 10 points (2g 6a)
Taylor Beitz – 0.63 GAA, 11 saves, .846 save percentage
Arkansas is dominant during home in 2018 with a record of 6-0-1 … a Razorbacks are now tied for second in a joining standings with 9 points … they have won three-straight SEC matches and are dominant in their final 4 matches.
Blanked By Brockmeier
Caroline Brockmeier tallied a 22nd shutout of her career final Thursday night opposite Alabama to assistance LSU collect adult a initial SEC win of 2018. It was her eighth shutout of a season, that is a career high for a Tallahassee, Fla., native. Brockmeier’s 8 shutouts are a third many to ever be available in a singular deteriorate during LSU alongside Mo Isom’s 8 in 2011. Isom owns a propagandize record when she purebred 12 in 2009, and Valerie Vogler has a second many in a singular deteriorate with 9 in 2007. Her 8 shutouts this year arrange third nationally.
Series History – Arkansas
LSU owns a array advantage in a matchup carrying won 14 of a 23 prior contests. The array began in 1995 and LSU won 10 contests in a quarrel from 2004-13. Under Brian Lee’s direction, a Tigers are 10-2-1 in their 13 prior matches opposite a Razorbacks.
First Half Goals Lead to Success
LSU has scored 9 of a 16 goals in a initial half this season. A trend that bodes good for a Tigers, LSU is 6-1-0 this deteriorate when it takes a lead into a locker room during a half.
Sophomore brazen Adrienne Richardson has combined a energetic skillset to LSU’s aggressive front in 2018. A send from Florida State, Richardson arrived in Baton Rouge in Jan and has immediately stepped right in and helped accelerate LSU’s offense. The Oakdale, Minn., local has scored a team-high 6 goals and 13 points in 2018. Her initial dermatitis came on Aug. 26 opposite Texas State. She scored goals in a 21st in 71st mins of a compare opposite Texas State to lead LSU to a 2-0 win. Nine days after as LSU trafficked to Lamar for a showdown on Sept. 4, she available another multi-goal opening with scores in a 38th and 55th minutes. Her third multi-goal diversion of a deteriorate came on Sept. 27 opposite Alabama. Her dual goals propelled LSU to a initial SEC win of a season. Having scored mixed goals in 3 games this season, Richardson became a initial Tiger to measure mixed games in during slightest 3 games given Jorian Baucom did so in 2016.