Women's Soccer

Oakland to Host Michigan State on Wednesday

ROCHESTER, Mich. -- The Oakland women's soccer team (2-1-1) will play host to Michigan State (4-1-0) on Wednesday at the OU Soccer Field at 7 p.m. The match is the 10th all-time between the two programs.

 Oakland (2-1-1) vs Michigan State (4-1-0)
Rochester, Mich.  - September 5, 2012 - 7 p.m.
Stadium

OU Soccer Field (1,000)

Team Stats
Oakland / Michigan State
Ticket Info

Adults - $5 ; Kids (12 under) $3; Kids (3 under) Free
(Purchase tickets at the field on the day of the game)

Admission

Gates will open one hour before kickoff

Quick Facts Oakland / Michigan State
Women's Soccer Coach's Show Weekly Video Review / Preview
Live Stats

Gametracker

All-Time Series

MSU leads 7-2-0
Last meeting: MSU won 1-0 (Sept. 1, 2011)
Last meeting at OU: MSU won 2-1 (Oct. 14, 2010)

Coaches

Nick O'Shea / Tom Saxton

Websites
OUgrizzlies.com / MSUSpartans.com
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OAKLAND SOCCER NOTES
Meghan Reynolds scored twice, including the extra-time match-winner, as Oakland beat Detroit 3-2 in its last outing

▪ Reynolds was named Summit League Player of the Week by the league on Tuesday, an honor she also received from CollegeSportsMadness.com

▪ The goals against Detroit were the first goals of the season for Reynolds, who led Oakland in scoring last season

▪ The Golden Grizzlies have scored in every game this season, totaling 16 goals through four matches this season

▪ Oakland is 2-3 against MSU at the OU Soccer Field, with the Golden Grizzlies last win coming in 2006.

Kyla Kellermann, who scored four goals and had one assist during the week, was named Summit League Player of the Week on Monday  August 20

▪ Kellermann scored a hat trick against Rochester College, which tied for third most in single-game history at OU

Abigail Haelewyn assisted on three goals in the match against Rochester College, which ties for fourth best in a single-game at Oakland

▪ The 47 shots that the Golden Grizzlies took against Rochester College are the second most in program history

▪ Oakland was tabbed as the favorite in The Summit League Preseason Coaches Poll for the 11th time in school history, just edging South Dakota State this season with five first-place votes

▪ The Golden Grizzlies were unbeaten in preseason play with a 1-1 draw at Cleveland State and a 5-1 home win over Valparaiso

▪ Oakland won the 2011 Summit Leauge Championship on the OU Soccer Field, advancing to the NCAA Tournament for the sixth time in school history, where they faced Wake Forest

▪ Oakland has won 13 Summit League Titles (Six Regular Season, Seven Championship Tournament) since 2000, which ranks as the eighth most in the nation among all Division I women's soccer programs.

▪ Be sure to check out postmatch coverage, which includes Grizz Vision interviews with the players and coaches

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