Lady Monarchs Visit No. 9 Duke Sunday
By ODU Athletics
DURHAM, NC. -- The No. 15 ranked Lady Monarchs field hockey team (1-4) travels to Durham on Sunday to play No. 9 Duke (4-1) at the Jack Katz Stadium.
Old Dominion has lost their previous three games to the No. 1, No. 2 and No. 5 ranked opponents. ODU looks to continue the progress Head Coach Andrew Griffiths mentioned the team made in the second half of yesterday's 3-0 loss to No. 1 UNC. ODU sophomore goalkeeper Megan Hept has made 22 saves in the last three games.
Duke began their weekend by surviving William & Mary 2-1. Blue Devil senior forward McKay Ross scored in the 62nd minute to give Duke the win. Duke sophomore goalkeepepr Lauren Blazing currently is 3rd in the ACC with a 1.14 goals against average.
Lady Monarchs Against Duke
Series Record: ODU leads 24-13
Last Meeting: Oct. 14, 2012 - Sarah Breen and Nicole Goff each scored a goal for ODU to help lift the Lady Monarchs to a 3-2 win in Norfolk.
No. 15 ODU travels to Louisville on Friday and plays Michigan State in Louisville on Sunday.
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