Setting the Scene
(Friday, Sept. 29 – 7 p.m.)
What:
Lehigh (2-7, 0-2 PL) at Bucknell (3-7, 0-1 PL)
Where: Graham Field (Lewisburg, Pa.)
Watch Live: Patriot League Network
Live Stats: BucknellBison.com

(Sunday, Oct. 1 – Noon)
What:
Quinnipiac (3-7, 2-0 Big East) at Bucknell (3-7, 0-1 PL)
Where: Graham Field (Lewisburg, Pa.)
Live Stats: BucknellBison.com

About the Bison
• Bucknell is 3-7 overall after a tough 3-2 loss at Drexel on Sunday. The Bison outshot the Dragons 32-14 and finished with a 13-4 advantage in penalty corners, but lost in a shootout.
• Freshman Sarah Dimock and sophomore Brittany Willwerth scored goals for the Bison against Drexel.
• Dimock is the 13th different player to score for the Bison this season. Her goal came on an assist from junior Sally Olson.
• Willwerth leads the team in goals with six and points with 15, and is tied for the team lead with three assists.
• Senior goalkeeper Emily Finn has started 31 consecutive games dating back to her sophomore season.
• Bucknell is No. 47 in the latest RPI. That ranks fourth among Patriot League teams, two of which appear in the most recent NFHCA Coaches Poll.

Scouting Lehigh
• Lehigh is 2-7 overall and 0-2 in the Patriot League after a 4-0 loss at then-No. 22 American. The Mountain Hawks’ other league loss was a 5-1 defeat at Holy Cross.
• The Mountain Hawks were picked to finish sixth in the Patriot League this season.
• Teresa Carotenuto leads Lehigh with six points on three goals.

Series History with Lehigh
• Lehigh leads 22-20-1 in a series that began in 1976.
• Bucknell has won five consecutive games in the series, including a 2-1 victory last season.
Nicole Rupnik scored the game-winning goal with an assist from Stephanie Dressler last season. Rupnik has scored in each of her two career games against the Mountain Hawks.

Scouting Quinnipiac
• Quinnipiac is 3-7 overall and 2-0 in the Big East after a 3-2 loss to Cal.
• The Bobcats host Villanova on Friday.
• Quinnipiac was picked to finish sixth in the Big East.

Series History with Quinnipiac
• Bucknell leads 2-1 in a series that began in 2003.
• The Bison won 3-2 in overtime last season. Stephanie Dressler tallied two goals, including the game-winner in overtime, and added an assist.

Up Next
• The Bison host Colgate for a Patriot League matchup on Saturday, Oct. 7, at 11 a.m.