Diplomats Continue CC Competition

Diplomats Continue CC Competition

Game 7
Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017
F&M at Dickinson | Carlisle | 7:00 PM
Series Record: F&M Leads 25-14-1
Streak: F&M +1
Last F&M Victory: 1-0, Oct. 29, 2016
Last DC Victory: 1-0, Oct. 31, 2015
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Game 8
Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017
F&M vs. Haverford | Lancaster | 3:00 PM
Series Record: HC Leads 18-14-2
Streak: HC +3
Last F&M Victory: 1-0, Oct. 13, 2007
Last HC Victory: 2-1, Oct. 8, 2016
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Series History: Franklin & Marshall's women's soccer team continues Centennial Conference (CC) competition on Wednesday night with a match on the road against Dickinson. The Diplomats are in search of their first victory in Carlisle since 2003 despite leading the series by a 25-14-1 mark.

Haverford heads to town on Saturday as F&M is looking for its first win against the Fords since a 1-0 shutout at home on Oct. 13, 2007.

Last Game Against Dickinson: Kate Kerr's 32nd-minute goal proved to be the difference in a 1-0 shutout of Dickinson last Oct. 29th on Tylus Field. Overall, shots belonged to the Red Devils at 20-12 and corners at 12-9. Goalkeeper Nicole Savidge registered her seventh shutout of the season with seven saves on the day.

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Last Game Against Haverford: F&M took a 1-0 lead into halftime but ultimately fell short to Haverford by a narrow 2-1 score on Oct. 8, 2016. Sabrina Graziano (36th minute) netted the Diplomats' score and Reanna Leoni led the offense with two shots.

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Last Week: The Diplomats (3-2-1, 0-0-1 CC) continued their strong start to the 2017 season with a pair of shutouts, taking down Lancaster Bible by a 2-0 tally on Tuesday and following with a 0-0 2OT tie against Muhlenberg on Saturday in the CC Opener for both schools.

Against Lancaster Bible, Leoni (48th minute) and Gabby Goodwin (73rd) recorded both of F&M's scores. The Diplomats led in shots by a 12-6 margin, as well as corners at 8-0. Leoni and Christina Marinos each fired four shots. 

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On Saturday, the Diplomats dominated in shots by a 16-6 margin as wells as corners at 6-3, however the Mules held F&M off the board through 110 minutes of competition. Leoni paced the Diplomats' offense with four shots while Anna Goorevich, Hannah Robertson, Kyra Judge and Isabella Raspa tallied two a piece. 

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Panayotakis Named Defensive POTW: Panayotakis earned her first Centennial Defensive Player of the Week honor of her career last week after tallying back-to-back shutouts. F&M's freshman goalkeeper notched six saves on the week, including four in 110 minutes of action against the Mules. 

Among the Leaders: Leoni stands among the CC leaders in points with nine on the year, a mark which places her in a tie for third. The senior forward is also tied for third in goals with four. Swarthmore's Marin McCoy leads both categories with 24 points and eight goals. 

Panayotakis is fourth with 26 saves and is tied for first with four shutouts on the season.