Fall Spirits Report:Week 8
October 18, 2012
This Week: Off
Last Week: The Spirits ran at the Christopher Newport University 6K Invitational. Salem finished in 15th place in the meet that consisted of NCAA DI and DIII opponents. Natali Olveda (Salinas, CA) finished in 100th place and Cristi Magracia (Lemon Grove, CA) finished in 101st place.
This Week:Salem hosts Agnes Scott on Saturday at 3:00 in a very important conference match. The Spirits defeated the Scotties earlier in the season 2-1 in a closely played match in Georgia. The team also hosts the alumnae game on Sunday at 1:00.
Last Week:The Spirits went 2-0 this week at home in important Great South matches. Salem has improved to 12-3 overall and 6-1 in the conference, which puts them in 1st place. They defeated Spelman 5-0 and Covenant 1-0.
This Week:Salem hosts Wesleyan and Agnes Scott on Saturday at 10:00 and 2:00. Salem swept Wesleyan earlier in the season, and lost to Agnes Scott on the road. They host Spelman on Sunday at 1:00 in their 1st meeting of the season.
Last Week:The Spirits went 2-1 this past week to improve their overall record to 6-11. They defeated Tuskegee in Alabama and William Peace in Raleigh. They dropped their only loss of the week in conference play at Huntingdon.