Women’s Soccer Travels to Virginia Tech Thursday – Elon University Athletics

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vs. Virginia Tech
August 26  | 7 p.m. 
Blacksburg, Va.
Thompson Field
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ELON, N.C.— The Elon University women’s soccer team will face Virginia Tech in its first road match of the season on Thursday, Aug. 26. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
 
COVERAGE
Live stats and a stream on ACC Network Extra (via ESPN+) will be available.
 
THE SERIES
-Virginia Tech leads the overall series, 0-3-0.
-The last match between the two teams took place on Aug. 28, 2011. The Hokies won, 5-0.
 
ABOUT ELON
-The Phoenix comes into Thursday’s match with a 1-1 record.
– Elon suffered its first loss of the season on Aug.22 as it dropped a 1-0 decision to UNCG at Rudd Field.
-The maroon and gold also posted a 2-0 victory over George Washington in its season opener on Aug. 19. Molly Mahoney and Kayla Hodges were Elon’s goal scorers.
-The Phoenix is led by fourth-year head coach Neil Payne.
 
SCOUTING VIRGINIA TECH
-Virginia Tech currently holds an 2-0 record on the season, posting a 3-0 win against Liberty and a 1-0 victory against William & Mary.
-The Hokies were picked to finish seventh in the ACC preseason poll. 
-The head coach of Virginia Tech is Charles “Chugger” Adair.

UP NEXT
The Phoenix will travel to UNC Asheville for a 6 PM match on Thursday, Sept. 2.
 

–ELON–

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