No. 13 Duke vs. Longwood
Sunday, Sept. 29 l 1 p.m.
Durham, N.C. l Williams Field at Jack Katz Stadium
Blue Devils Return Home Sunday to Host Longwood
Following a thrilling 3-2 overtime shootout victory over top-ranked North Carolina Friday Sept. 27 in Chapel Hill, the No. 13 Duke field hockey squad (7-2, 1-0 ACC) returns to Williams Field at Jack Katz Stadium Sunday to host non-conference foe Longwood (3-6, 2-0 NorPac) at 1 p.m.
Longwood Series History
Duke is 15-3 all-time against the Lancers and has won 14 consecutive meetings between the two schools … The Blue Devils are also 8-2 when facing Longwood at home in Durham … Redshirt senior Devon Gagliardi tallied two goals in last fall’s 6-2 win over the Lancers in Farmville, Va.
Duke vs. the NorPac
The Blue Devils own a commanding 85-10-3 record historically against teams in the NorPac Conference … Duke is 1-0 against NorPac teams this season following a 6-0 shutout of Radford last weekend.
Scouting the Lancers
Longwood owns a 3-5 record (2-0 NorPac) entering a Friday night contest with Richmond in Farmville, Va. … Senior midfielder Stacey de Grandhomme leads the team offensively with 15 points on seven goals and one assist … Senior goalkeeper Kaye Goulding is 3-4 in the cage and owns a 2.87 goals against average to go with a .667 save percentage.