Clarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s soccer hosts Eastern Kentucky for Senior Day in a Sunday 1:00pm match at Morgan Brothers Soccer Field.
The Governors (3-5-4, 1-2-1 ASUN) will honor its five seniors – Chloé Dion, Karley Roberts, Anna McPhie, Marli Niederhauser, and Jisela Dall – beginning approximately 20 minutes prior to kickoff against the Colonels (5-3-2, 1-1-2 ASUN).
Dion has played every minute between the pipes for the Govs this season, her 1080 minutes played rank fourth among Division I goalkeepers, while her five shutouts rank 29th in the country and third in the ASUN.
Sunday’s match is the 16th all-time meeting between the Govs and Colonels and the first in ASUN play. Austin Peay State University leads the all-time series, 8-5-3, and is 7-0-2 against EKU at Morgan Brothers Soccer Field.
About the Eastern Kentucky Colonels
2022 Record: 5-3-2 (1-1-2 ASUN)
2021 Record: 9-10 (4-5 ASUN)
2021 Season Result: After defeating No. 2 Liberty in the ASUN Conference Tournament quarterfinals, Eastern Kentucky fell to the would-be champions in Lipscomb, 4-0.
All-Time Series: 8-3-2, APSU
Last Meeting: Rachel Bradberry found the back of the net in the 100th minute to lead Austin Peay to a 2-1 overtime victory, on March 19th, 2021.
The Govs look to earn their first home ASUN Conference win against the Colonels.
Dreas’ goal against UNA was the first of her career, proved to be the game-winning shot and was voted as the ASUN Women’s Soccer Play of the Week.
APSU is 11-13-4 all-time against teams from the Bluegrass State.
Austin Peay State University is 3-0 when scoring first this season.
The APSU Govs are 2-3-1 on weekend matches in 2022 and 2-2-1 on Sunday.
The Govs earned their fourth point in ASUN play after playing to a scoreless draw against Bellarmine, Thursday.
Seven Govs — Anna McPhie, Alec Baumgardt, Tori Case, Marli Niederhauser, Ellie Dreas, Olivia Prock, and Karley Roberts — have found the back of the net this season, matching the team’s total goalscorers from 2021.
McPhie and Baumgardt lead the Govs with two goals this season, while McPhie also leads the team with five points.
Baumgardt leads the team with 21 shots and nine shots on goal. The Federal Way, Washington native has posted multiple attempts in four-straight matches and seven times overall.
Chloé Dion earned her fifth shutout of the season against Bellarmine which is tied with Mary Parker Powell (2018) for the fifth-most in a single season.
Dion’s five shutouts this season rank 29th in Division I this season, while her 1.00 goals against average is second in the ASUN.
Lindsey McMahon has started every match of her career and leads the team with 29-straight starts.
McMahon leads all non-goalkeepers on the team with 1066 minutes. The Fountain Hills, Arizona native has logged 90 minutes in 11 of 12 matches this season.
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Next Up For APSU Soccer
The Austin Peay State University women’s soccer team plays their third of four-straight home matches in a Thursday 6:00m match against Jacksonville.