Dartmouth Faces Undefeated Yale on the Road Saturday

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By: Mike Miezejeski

GAME 10
Dartmouth Big Green (4-4-1, 1-0-0 Ivy) at 
Yale Bulldogs (6-0-2, 1-0-0 Ivy) 
Date: Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 – 4:30 PM 
Location: New Haven, Conn. – Reese Stadium 
All-Time Series: Yale, 39-34-8 
Last Time: Oct. 6, 2018 / T, 1-1 2OT (Hanover, N.H.)
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BACK TO THE ANCIENT EIGHT
Dartmouth resumes Ivy league competition on Saturday at Yale. The Bulldogs are at the top of the conference standings with an undefeated record and are receiving votes in the latest United Soccer Coaches Top-25 Poll.     

LAST TIME OUT

  • The Big Green had their home unbeaten streak of 23 games put to rest Tuesday night with a 1-0 loss to Vermont. 
  • Dartmouth outshot the Catamounts, 21-9, including a 14-4 advantage in the second half.
  • UVM scored the game winner in the 63rd minute.
  • Dartmouth’s offense fired six shots in the final seven minutes of action but could not net the equalizer.

SCOUTING YALE

  • The Bulldogs are the only unbeaten team in the Ivy League at 6-0-2 and are on a six-game winning streak, the longest in program history since 1998.
  • This is the first time that Yale has been undefeated through its first eight games since 1952.
  • Yale has the second most goals and fewest allowed in the conference, outscoring opponents, 19-5.
  • The Bulldogs opened the season with ties against Syracuse and Colgate before defeating UConn (3-0), Niagara (3-1), Fairfield (1-0), Stony Brook (2-0), Central Connecticut (4-0) and Harvard (3-1).
  • Miguel Yuste is tied for second in the Ivy League with five goals, while Aldo Quevedo is second on the team with three goals.
  • Yale has the top two assist leaders in the conference, Mark Winhoffer has eight and Paolo Carrol has five.

AGAINST THE BULLDOGS

  • This will be the 82nd all-time meeting between Dartmouth and Yale dating back to 1924.
  • The Bulldogs have a slim edge in the series, 39-34-8
  • Dartmouth has not lost to Yale since 2013 and hold a 3-0-2 record since then.
  • The last two meetings have finished in draws.
  • Last season in Hanover, these teams battled to a 1-1 draw. Aldo Quevedo scored for Yale in the 54th minute and Yima Asom sent home the equalizer in the 63rd minute.   

ABOUT THAT UNBEATEN STREAK

  • The Big Green were 17-0-6 over their previous 23 games at Burnham Field.
  • Over that span, Dartmouth outscored opponents 44-13 and had 13 shutouts.
  • Dartmouth was 8-0-1 against Ivy League opponents during the streak and 1-0-1 in the NCAA Tournament.

FOLLOW ALONG
To keep up-to-date on all the action over the weekend, you can visit the Dartmouth men’s soccer schedule by clicking HERE and finding the links for live video, as well as live stats associated with the games.

WHAT’S AHEAD?
Dartmouth stays in conference with a road test against Penn on Saturday at 5 p.m.

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