F&M Set for Trips to McDaniel, Washington - Week 9 Game Notes

F&M Set for Trips to McDaniel, Washington - Week 9 Game Notes
Game 15
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
F&M at McDaniel | Westminster | 7:00 PM
Series Record: F&M leads 39-6
Streak: F&M +16
Last F&M Victory: 20-5, April 9, 2016
Last McD Victory: 6-5, May 6, 2004
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Game 16
Saturday, April 22, 2017
F&M at Washington | Chestertown | 3:00 PM
Series Record: F&M leads 32-5
Streak: F&M +15
Last F&M Victory: 16-10, April 2, 2016
Last WAC Victory: 9-8, April 10, 2004
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Series History: Franklin & Marshall opens the second-to-last week of the regular season on Wednesday, visiting McDaniel on Wednesday for the first of two trips to Maryland on the week. The Diplomats have historically dominated the Green Terror, owning a 39-6 lead in the all-time series and an active 16-game winning streak.

F&M returns to Maryland on Saturday to face Washington and continue a series that has seen the Diplomats win 32 of the first 37 meetings. The Shorewomen look to break a 15-game losing streak against F&M that dates back to 2004.

National Rankings: The Diplomats dropped to No. 9 in this week's IWLCA poll. No. 3 Gettysburg is the only other Centennial Conference (CC) team to appear in the top 20.

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Record Watch: Paige Moriarty continues to ascend the ranks of the Diplomats' career offensive leaders. Her 255 career points are good for eighth on the all-time list. Blake Hargest '10 leads the way with 341. Moriarty's 150 career goals are tied for 12th, while her 105 assists are now fifth.

Gabby Frank enters the week just one point shy of becoming the 17th player to record 200 points in program history. 

Last Week: F&M went 1-2 on the week, dropping a pair of non-conference games on Tuesday and Thursday. On Tuesday, the Diplomats dropped a 17-11 decision to Messiah before falling 8-7 in overtime at Catholic on Thursday.

On Saturday, F&M got back on track with a 9-4 CC victory over Ursinus.

Last Time We Met McDaniel: Moriarty finished with seven goals and three assists while Frank had four goals with three helpers to lead No. 5 F&M to a 20-5 victory over the Green Terror on April 9, 2016.

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Last Time We Met Washington: The No. 5 Diplomats strolled past Washington 16-10 on April 2, 2016 behind five goals from Grace Saliba and a two-goal, three-assist effort from Frank.

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