Dreyer played all 90 minutes for the second consecutive game. The Jayhawks will play nine matches, one against each conference foe, over a nine-week campaign. One week later Kansas will see its home opener at Rock Chalk Park, where it has amassed a record of 17-4-1 over the last two seasons. 8 Oklahoma State in front of fans for the first time this season at Rock Chalk Park on Friday evening. Powered by WMT Digital. 6 Kansas plays its second road game of the season when travels west 74 miles to Manhattan, Kansas, to play Kansas State Friday, Oct. 2, in the Dillons Sunflower Showdown. Duggan’s goal came off of an assist from transfer Rylan Childers at the top of the box, and Duggan outraced the K-State goalkeeper to the slow-rolling ball and drilled it into the back of the net. The University of Kansas women’s soccer team’s home opener against Oklahoma on Friday has been postponed because of COVID-19 issues with the OU roster. KU claimed a 4-1 victory over the Bears last season and has come home with a win in two of its last three trips to Betty Lou Mays Soccer Complex. Terms of service / Kansas Soccer and the Big 12 Conference remain united in fostering a culture of inclusivity and respect. For fans, capacity will be 400 and tickets are available at KUAthletics. Dreyer, Castro, Peters and the rest of the sixth-ranked Jayhawks will be back in action on Friday, when they travel to Manhattan for the Dillons Sunflower Showdown against Kansas State. "We are excited to still be able to have the opportunity to compete this fall amidst all the uncertainty. Next: That victory in Kansas City broke a five-match winless streak against the Cowgirls. The midway point of the 2020 campaign will feature Baylor hosting the Jayhawks in Waco on Oct. 9. Memorial Stadium isn’t the only place for optimism at KU this fall. KU will begin the 2020 season on Friday, Sept. 11 in Austin, Texas when the team meets the Texas Longhorns. Senior midfielder Ceri Holland, a Preseason All-Big 12 selection, is KU’s top returning goal scorer and will be joined by 10 teammates how appeared in 20 or more matches a year ago. Expect a close contest as 10 of the 11 all-time meetings between these two squads have been decided by a goal or less, including last year’s conference tournament title match, which KU came out on top via a 1-0 victory. Standing on the principles that support and champion the individuality of each Jayhawk student-athlete. It says "...during the Jayhawks' 1-0 victory over Texas Tech..." when the competition seems to clearly be Xavier. That ties for the highest that head coach Mark Francis’ squad has been ranked since Week 7 of the 2004 season. Official Online Store. This includes a 2-0 victory in the quarterfinals of last year’s Big 12 Championship. Copyright © Lawrence Journal-World: news, information, headlines and events in Lawrence, Kansas | https://www2.ljworld.com | 1035 N. Third Street, Lawrence, KS 66044 | 800-578-8748 | Ogden Newspapers | The Nutting Company | Terms of Service. Site feedback / The contest is slated to kick off from Rock Chalk Park at 1 p.m. (CT) on Big 12 Now on ESPN+. Contact Us / The Big 12 announced an adjustment to the KU soccer schedule Wednesday, moving the Oklahoma at Kansas match, originally scheduled for Sept. 18, to Sunday, Nov. 15. Kathryn Castro, who scored the game-winner in last week’s victory over Texas Tech, also received an assist on the goal, after playing a quick ball to Childers to start the KU attack. A two-match homestand will begin the following week against the defending Big 12 regular-season champion Oklahoma State Cowgirls on Oct. 16. KU will enter the game in the midst of a six-match winning streak against the Cyclones dating back to 2014. Journal-World Staff Report. To be able to put our student-athletes in an environment as competitive as the Big 12 is a massive bonus and I look forward to testing our players in nine very tough games over the next few months.". After jumping out to a 2-0 start, with shutout victories over Texas and preseason Big 12 favorite Texas Tech, the Jayhawks were ranked No. WVU leads the all-time series against the Jayhawks 7-2-1, however, KU has notched two wins and a draw in the three most recent contests with the Mountaineers. Castro scored the game-winner last Friday night in KU’s 1-0 victory over the Red Raiders, and Peters recorded the 22nd shutout of her Kansas career. OU’s 2020-21 roster, listed on the school’s official website, features 33 total players, including three goalkeepers. Women's Soccer - October 9, 2020 No. A two-match homestand will begin the following week against the defending Big 12 regular-season champion Oklahoma State Cowgirls on Oct. 16. KU women’s soccer ranked 6th in latest national poll . Mark Francis’ love of soccer has taken him halfway around the world to Lawrence, where he’s transformed the Jayhawk program into one of nation’s best. The official Women's Soccer page for the Kutztown University Bears. The sixth-ranked Jayhawks knocked off Sunflower State rival Kansas State, 1-0 in Manhattan on Friday night, with senior Mandi Duggan providing the game’s lone goal midway through the second half. Use the navigation above for more information. 10 Kansas Comes Out on Top Against No. Welcome to the new LJWorld.com. 5 Kansas Drops First Match of the Season at Baylor, ⚽ Duggan Leads Kansas to 1-0 Win at Kansas State, Jayhawks Earn Big 12 Weekly and National Weekly Honors, ⚽ Late Rocket by Castro Leads No. 9 Jayhawks to a 1-0 win against Texas Tech Friday night at Rock Chalk Park. Freshman Kate Dreyer earned Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week honors, while senior Kathryn Castro was listed on TopDrawerSoccer.com’s National Team of the Week and junior goalkeeper Sarah Peters was named a TDS Team of the Week honorable mention selection. In addition, a trio Jayhawks earned weekly honors for their efforts in the Jayhawks’ most recent victory.