SFA To Host SMU In Exhibition
March 20, 2014
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – Head coach Wally Crittenden and the Stephen F. Austin Ladyjack soccer team will host SMU in a home exhibition on Sunday, Mar. 30, at the SFA Soccer Field.
The match is scheduled to being at 2:00 p.m. Admission is free to the public.
Last season under Crittenden, the 2013 Southland Conference Coach of the Year, SFA repeated as conference champions for a third-straight season, the first three-peat in program history. The Ladyjacks also tied the mark for most wins in a regular season at 15, setting a new single-season record with 14 of those wins coming via shutout. Under Crittenden’s guidance, SFA recorded the first undefeated season on the road (9-0-3), while also ranking among the elite in the nation in both shutout percentage (9th-.636) and goals-against average (10th-.520).
The Ladyjacks returns two All-SLC players in seniors Chelsea Raymond (forward) and Megan Dunnigan (defender), both of whom were named to the 2013 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/Continental Tire All-Central Region second team, and four players who garnered honorable mention - senior forward Zuri Prince, junior defender Rachel Owens, junior defender Chantal Curry and sophomore defender Brooke Dunnigan.