No. 9 Duke vs. Ohio State
Apr. 20, 2013 l 1 p.m.
Durham, N.C. l Koskinen Stadium
No. 9 Duke Returns Home Saturday to Face Ohio State
Ninth-ranked Duke (10-4, 2-3 ACC) returns home Saturday, Apr. 20 at 1 p.m. to face Ohio State from Koskinen Stadium … The Blue Devils are 8-1 this spring against non-conference foes following a 14-6 road victory over Davidson Wednesday, Apr. 17 … The Buckeyes enter the matchup with a ledger of 6-7 and a 1-3 mark in the American Lacrosse Conference after falling to Penn State, 14-12, on Apr. 14 … The Blue Devils will celebrate Alumni Weekend at Saturday’s contest.
Ohio State Series History
Saturday’s contest marks just the third all-time meeting between Duke and Ohio State with the series tied at 1-1 ... The two teams will face off for the first time since 2011.
Last Time We Met
The two teams last met in Durham Feb. 12, 2011 with Duke routing the Buckeyes by a score of 21-9 in the season opener ... The Blue Devils totaled 21 goals on 29 shots while tying a program single-game high with 13 assists ... Five Duke players tallied three or more goals, led by 2012 graduates Kat Thomas and Emma Hamm with four each ... Fellow 2012 graduate Mollie Mackler started in goal, posting eight saves in the win.