THE MATCHUP: Mount Holyoke welcomes Coast Guard Academy on Tuesday for the 18th time in program history, dating back to 2000. It has been a competitive series, with the Bears currently holding a 9-8-0 series advantage. The last Mount Holyoke win came in 2012 with a 2-0 victory.
THE LYONS: Mount Holyoke (2-7-1; 0-3-0 NEWMAC) enters the match after a 7-0 loss to Springfield on Saturday. In the match, junior goalkeeper Amanda Manaster made a game-high 13 saves. Overall, Sara Sanaú Ruiz leads the team with 13 points on six goals and one assist. Manaster leads the NEWMAC in saves with 87.
THE BEARS: Coast Guard (4-5-0; 1-2-0 NEWMAC) comes in off of a 2-0 loss to Wellesley on Saturday. In net, junior keeper Rachel Boohar recorded a game-high eight saves. For the season, first year Kat Retz leads the team with six total points on two goals and two assists. Boohar has 48 saves for the year.
NEXT UP: Mount Holyoke will hit the road for a conference match against MIT starting at 7:00pm. Coast Guard will be in action on Saturday, facing Babson at 2:00pm.