Hawks Set to Face AIC in Season Finale


Michael Enyaah, Staff Writer

The Hartford Hawks Women’s soccer team will host American International College Yellow Jackets on October 27th. It will be the Hawks’ final game this season, marking the first time the two teams have faced each other. Hartford will be looking to bounce back from a tough 1-0 loss on the road against the University of Albany last week.

Hartford has been stellar at home all season, unbeaten and winning their last three contests at Al-Marzook Field. During the Last home game, Hartford maintained their victory status, finishing the game with a score of, 2-0 against Bryant university.

AIC, members of the NE-10 conference, are 5-7-3 this season. They come into this contest on a four-game losing streak. Despite their overall record, the Yellow Jackets have been impressive away from home. They are 4-2-1 and have won the last three out of five games. The Yellow Jackets have tied Caroline Porter and Charlotte Bernard in points.

Imani Jenkins leads the Hawks with 31 points, having scored 14 goals and 3 assists. Jenkins has had a great season so far and is currently tied for fourth in the nation in goals scored.

Kickoff is scheduled for 5 p.m. at Al-Marzook Field, the home of the Hartford Hawks.