By Wesley Evans
About the Knights
This will be Southern Virginia's first season as a competitive program as it begins its NCAA status and becomes a member of the Capital Athletic Conference. Before this season, the Knights were a club team.
The young Knight squad will look to gain the program's first NCAA victory at home against Methodist. Seniors Lillian Epps and Abigail Baxter will lead the Knight attack in the first contest of the 2014 campaign.
About the Monarchs
Methodist enters this contest having dropped its first three games of the 2014 season. The Monarchs' most recent defeat was an 18-7 loss at Chowan University.
Junior Cassie Walter leads the attack for Methodist with 11 shots on goal this season to account for seven Monarch goals. On the season, the Monarchs are being outscored 49-23 and are averaging 7.67 goals per contest.