Setting the Scene
(Friday, Sept. 8 – 4 p.m.)
What:
Columbia (0-2, 0-0 Ivy) at Bucknell (1-3, 0-0 PL)
Where: Graham Field (Lewisburg, Pa.)
Live Stats: BucknellBison.com

(Sunday, Sept. 10 – Noon)
What:
LIU Brooklyn (0-4, 0-0 MAAC) at Bucknell (1-3, 0-0 PL)
Where: Graham Field (Lewisburg, Pa.)
Live Stats: BucknellBison.com

About the Bison
* Bucknell is 1-3 after losses to No. 5 Syracuse and Cornell this past weekend. The Orange and the Big Red are a combined 7-0 and have out-scored their opponents 18-0.
* Senior Stephanie Dressler ranks fifth in the Patriot League in shots with 10. She had the game-winning goal in the second half in a win over Temple.
* Bucknell’s five goals have been scored by five different players.
* The Bison are scheduled to play a top-five team for the second time in five games when they host No. 3 Penn State on Tuesday.

Scouting Columbia
* Columbia is 0-2 with a 9-0 loss to No. 10 Virginia and a 3-0 loss to William & Mary.
* The Lions went 8-9 overall and 2-5 in the Ivy League last season.
* Maeve Doherty is the top returning scorer with 23 points on nine goals and five assists.

Series History with Columbia
* Bucknell leads 7-4 in a series that began in 1996.
* The Bison won 4-3 last season. They trailed 2-0 at the half, but scored the first four goals of the second half. Stephanie Dressler, Brittany Willwerth, and M.C. Evans all scored in the win.

Scouting LIU Brooklyn
* LIU Brooklyn is 0-4 with losses to Lehigh (1-0 score), La Salle (1-0), Saint Louis (5-1), and Colgate (2-1, 2OT).
* The Blackbirds play at Villanova on Friday.
* Jenna Chrabolowski has each of the team’s two goals.

Series History with LIU Brooklyn
* The teams will meet for the first time.

Up Next
* Bucknell hosts No. 3 Penn State on Tuesday at 7 p.m.