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#6 Tigers Wrap Up Weekend Against UNC

#6 Tigers Wrap Up Weekend Against UNC

Game Information vs. North CarolinaWho: #6 CLEMSON TIGERS (12-2-1, 6-2-0 ACC) vs. #9 NORTH CAROLINA TAR HEELS (12-3-1, 5-3-0 ACC)When: Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 1:00 p.m.                 Where: Fetzer Field in Chapel Hill, N.C.Watch: GoHeelsTV: http://www.goheels.com/liveEvents/liveEvents.dbml?SPID=12982&SITE=UNC&DB_OEM_ID=3350&db_oem_id=3350Live Stats: http://www.goheels.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=3350&ATCLID=210297306&SITE=UNC&DB_OEM_ID=3350History: Clemson is 1-26-0 against North Carolina, with the lone win coming at Historic Riggs Field in Clemson.

Notes:

CLEMSON:

  • Currently have the No. 2 RPI in the country, released earlier this week.
  • Ranked 6th in the NSCAA poll, the highest since Nov. 5, 2000.
  • Soccer America also ranks the Tigers at 6th in the country.
  • The Tigers are coming off a 4-1 win over NC State at Dail Field on Oct. 22.
  • Junior midfielder Catrina Atanda leads the team in points (13) and goals (5).
  • Freshman defender Samantha Staab leads the Tigers in assists with six.
  • Junior goalkeeper Kailen Sheridan has 46 saves and has allowed just twelve goals for a save percentage of .793.
  • Sheridan recorded a career-high 11 saves in Clemson’s 1-0 win over Georgia on Sept. 4 in Athens.
  • Sheridan has five shutouts this season and currently ranks third in Clemson history in career shutouts (20).

NORTH CAROLINA:

  • The Tarheels are coming off a 2-1 win over Notre Dame on Oct. 22.
  • Senior forward Alexa Newfield leads the team in goals (8).
  • Newfield and  sophomore forward Jessie Scarpa lead the team in points (18).
  • Goalkeepers Bryane Heaberlin and Lindsey Harris have split time in net for the Tar Heels, recording 765 and 690 minutes respcetively.
  • The Tar Heels are being outscoring opponents 37 to 10 and outshooting opponents 329 to 106.

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