No. 7 Duke vs. No. 14 Wake Forest
Sunday, Oct. 6 l 1 p.m.
Durham, N.C. l Williams Field at Jack Katz Stadium
DURHAM, N.C. – Following a 2-1 double overtime victory over California Friday, Oct 4, the seventh-ranked Blue Devils continue their homestand Sunday with a 1 p.m. tilt against ACC opponent Wake Forest. The contest against the 14th-ranked Demon Deacons will be streamed live on GoDuke.com Inside Access.
Wake Forest Series History
The Blue Devils hold a 37-30 advantage in the all-time series with the Demon Deacons … Duke is 17-9 historically when facing Wake Forest at home in Durham … Last year’s meeting in Winston-Salem saw the Demon Deacons come away with a 3-2 win in double overtime.
Duke vs. the ACC
The Blue Devils are 79-165-4 all-time against teams in their own conference … The squad kicked off ACC play last weekend with a thrilling 3-2 overtime shootout victory over previously top-ranked and unbeaten North Carolina.
Scouting the Demon Deacons
Wake Forest is 8-3 (0-2 ACC) on the fall and ranked 14th in the Penn Monto/NFHCA Division I Coaches Poll entering Sunday’s contest … The squad posted a pair of non-conference wins in their last two outings, defeating Richmond 1-0 and downing Appalachian State by a 9-0 score … Anna Kozniuk leads the Demon Deacons with 15 points on six goals and three assists while Taylor Rhea has totaled 13 points, including a three-goal performance in the win over Appalachian State … Kozniuk is also tied for first in the ACC with two defensive saves … Goalkeeper Valerie Dahmen owns a 1.56 goals against average to go with a .691 save percentage.