#ASunMSoc Semifinals Set for Friday at FGCU Soccer Complex

Thursday, November 14, 2013

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The 2013 Atlantic Sun Men's Soccer Championship continues on Friday with two semifinal matches at the FGCU Soccer Complex. No. 2 ETSU takes on No. 3 Lipscomb in the first semifinal at 4 p.m., while host and top-seeded FGCU squares off against No. 5 North Florida at 7 p.m.

Both Friday matches can be seen on ASun.TV for free. The A-Sun Championship Final is slated for play on Sunday at 1 p.m. and will be shown on ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.

The FGCU and North Florida match marks the first meeting between the two squads in the A-Sun Championship, while ETSU and Lipscomb are squaring off for the third time in championship history.

2013 Atlantic Sun Men's Soccer Championship Semifinals
#2 ETSU #ASunMSoc Semifinal Breakdown
#3 Lipscomb
     ETSU vs. Lipscomb | 4 p.m. | ASun.TV
#2 Seed vs. #3 Seed All-Time: #2 Seed leads 6-3-3
• ETSU and Lipscomb tied 0-0 on Nov. 2nd in Johnson City
• Bisons Head Coach Charles Morrow tabbed A-Sun Coach of the Year
• ETSU is 2-0 all-time vs. Lipscomb in A-Sun Championship
• Bisons, Bucs met in A-Sun Championship in 2009, 2010
    
@ETSUMSoccer | Watch on ASun.TV | Live Stats | @LipscombMSOC
• Lipscomb's Omar Djabi leads A-Sun in goals (9) and points (21)
• ETSU's David Geno 26 career goals most by active A-Sun players
• Tied for highest seed in Lipscomb's history; #3 seed in 2008
• ETSU has reached finals in two of last three championships
• Bisons have reached A-Sun Semifinals in five of last seven seasons
• #2 seed has reached A-Sun Finals in four of last five seasons
• Lipscomb has never reach finals of A-Sun Championship
• ETSU's Ryan Coulter owns A-Sun record for career shutouts (24)
• Djabi's four game-winning goals is tied for 1st in A-Sun
• Bucs lead A-Sun with nine shutouts this season; 0.82 GAA
• Matt Kerridge's five assists are tied for third in A-Sun
• ETSU enters on a league-best three-match unbeaten streak
• Micah Bledsoe has 3rd-best GAA in A-Sun at 0.97
• ETSU won 2010 A-Sun Championship title
#2 FGCU #ASunMSoc Semifinal Breakdown
#5 North Florida
     FGCU vs. North Florida | 7 p.m. | ASun.TV
#1 Seed vs. #5 Seed All-Time: #1 Seed leads 4-2-0
• FGCU defeated North Florida, 2-1, on Nov. 9th in Jacksonville
• Ospreys earned first win in A-Sun Championship on Wednesday
• Eagles are undefeated (4-0) in A-Sun Championship matches
• UNF is 1-1-0 all-time in A-Sun Championship
    
@FGCU_MSoccer | Watch on ASun.TV | Live Stats | @OspreyMSOC
• FGCU's Felipe DeSousa ranks 3rd in A-Sun for goals (6), points (13)
• UNF has four players with 2+ goals; Jean Rivaroli leads with four
• Eagles have won last two A-Sun Championship titles
• Ospreys' seven wins are most for program since 2008
• Danny George's 1.03 GAA ranks fourth in A-Sun
• #5 seed 9-13 in A-Sun Championship; reached semis in 4 of last 6
• Isaiah Madrid: 3rd-straight Eagle named A-Sun's Top-Freshman
• Brad Sienkiewicz's 1.12 GAA ranks 5th in A-Sun
• FGCU owns A-Sun's top offense with 26 goals this year
• UNF owns a 3-1-1 record in last five games
• FGCU allowed only four goals in A-Sun play; league-low
• North Florida's five shutouts are fourth-most in A-Sun
• Henry Penagos with three game-winners this year; 3rd in A-Sun
• Ospreys rank 2nd in A-Sun for goals per game (1.27)

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