Women’s Soccer Set for Quick Trip to Providence

Photo by Gil Talbot
Photo by Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Hitting the road for its fourth game this season away from Cambridge, Harvard women's soccer will face Providence on Sunday, Sept. 9 at 4 p.m. The game will be broadcast on Providence All-Access.

How to Follow
Broadcast: Providence All-Access
Live Stats: vs. Providence  
Twitter: @Harvard_WSoccer

What to Know

  • Harvard is 2-3 on the season, including back-to-back wins Aug. 30 and Sept. 2 against Syracuse (4-0) and Quinnipiac (1-0).
  • Senior Leah Mohammadi and freshman Sophie Hirst lead the team with two goals apiece, while sophomore Murphy Agnew has dished a team-leading two assists.
  • Senior Danielle Etzel has started four of five between the posts, where she has made 11 saves with two shutouts. For her career, Etzel has been a part of nine shutouts, including four solo efforts.
  • Hirst was named the Ivy League Player and Rookie of the Week on Sept. 3 after scoring game-winning goals in back-to-back games, becoming the first Harvard rookie to collect both honors since Margaret Purce in 2013.
  • The Crimson leads the all-time series with the Friars, 9-3-2, with wins in each of the last two seasons, 3-1 and 1-0, respectively. Mohammadi netted the game-winner against Providence last season.

Last Time Out

At The Helm
Chris Hamblin leads the Crimson in his third season as the Branca Family Head Coach for Harvard Women's Soccer. The Ivy League Coach of the Year in 2016, Hamblin holds a 18-14-4 record at the helm of the program.

Next Up
Harvard concludes a two-game road trip at Boston College on Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast on ACC Network Extra.