TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's soccer team will take on the Sam Houston State Bearkats Friday, August 31 at 7 p.m. The Golden Eagles welcome West Side Alliance for WSA Night at the Case Soccer Complex
- ORU is 3-1 overall this season and is second in the current Summit League standings.
- Last weekend, the Golden Eagles went 1-1 at home with a 2-0 loss to UTSA Friday, August 24 and a 3-2 win against Lamar the following Sunday.
- Goalkeeper Ryliegh Bohnenstiehl is currently second in the Summit League with a .917 overall save percentage and a 0.50 goals-against average.
- Sierra Beall and Jordan Langebartels are tied for second in the league with two goals each so far this season.
- The Golden Eagles were picked to finish third in The Summit League preseason coaches' poll.
- ORU returns all seven student-athletes who earned Summit League All-League honors. Brooklyn Eardley and Jordan Langebartels were named to the Summit League All-League First team. Anna Gornell and Nelly Mamabolo were named to the second team.
- Also returning is Brianna McGowan, Jessica Misquez and Amogelang Motau who were named to the All-Freshman team.
- Head Coach Roger Bush is back for his sixth season at the helm for the Golden Eagles. After five seasons, Bush has a 50-43-9 record at ORU.
- Overall, the Golden Eagles return 19 players and add eight newcomers to the 2018 squad.
- Sam Houston State is 1-1-1 on the season with a 2-0 victory over Utah State, a 1-1 tie against Louisiana and a 2-0 loss to San Diego.
- The Cardinals were picked to finish seventh votes in the Southland Conference preseason poll.
For the latest information on ORU women's soccer, follow @ORUWSoccer on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.