Calvin Women's Soccer Set to Kick off Conference Play Against Kalamazoo

Calvin Women's Soccer Set to Kick off Conference Play Against Kalamazoo

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Calvin women's soccer team will host Kalamazoo College Saturday at 7 p.m. for its first conference match of the season. 

The Teams: The Hornets are 5-2-1on the season. The Knights are also 5-2-1 on the season after facing a loss to University of Chicago last weekend.

The Coaches: Bryan Goyings is in his tenth season for the Hornets.Goyings graduated from Kalamazoo college in 2004. As a student at Kalamazoo College, Goyings was a four-year letter winner for the Hornets (2000-03). He was a defender on three MIAA championship teams and two NCAA Division III tournament teams, and scored four goals his senior season. His overall coaching record is 107-78-20.Emily Ottenhoff is in her first season for the Knights. A Calvin Alum, Ottenhoff graduated in 2010 and was a four-year starter at midfield and earned All-American status in 2009. She has had a successful season so far as she has led the Knights to a 5-2-1 record. 

The Players: For the Hornets, Junior Libby Munoz leads the team in most goals scored with seven. For the Knights, seniors Emily Van Vliet and Mackenna Nesky have the most goals on the season with five goals. 

Coverage:Live stats and live video of the game will be available on Calvin's website at

Social Media:Follow Calvin College athletics on social media. The Knights have presence on Facebook, Instagram, and snapchat (@CalvinAthletics) as well as Twitter (@CalvinKnights). 

Up Next:The Knights will host Adrian college Tuesday, October 2ndin a conference match at 7 p.m.