(Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)
PROVO -- The No. 9 BYU Cougars (14-2-2, 5-0-1) look to finish out their regular season with an away game at Weber State on Wednesday at 3 p.m. and a home game on Halloween against Wyoming at 1 p.m.
The Cougars are on a 12-game unbeaten streak and have, most recently, recorded four consecutive shutout wins over UNLV, New Mexico, TCU and Air Force.
Freshman Carlee Payne continues to lead the Cougar offense with 11 goals and 44 shots. Payne has now scored in 10 of BYU's 18 games and was named MWC Offensive Player of the Week on Oct. 19.
The Cougar defense has only allowed 10 goals in the 2009 campaign. Sophomore goalie McKinzie Olson has record nine personal shutout wins, three of them coming over top-25 ranked teams.
Weber State (6-10-0) will be BYU's final non-conference opponent in 2009. The Cougars hold a 12-0-1 overall record against the Wildcats and have won their last three straight games against them.
Jessie Baddley leads the Wildcats with four goals and 55 shots. Six Wildcats have taken double-figure shots so far this season.
For their final conference game of the 2009 season, the Cougars will take on a 9-6-3, 3-2-1 Wyoming team. BYU holds a 13-1-0 overall record against the Cowgirls and is undefeated against them at South Field.
Carmen Blume leads Wyoming with four goals. Teammate Emma Wilson is currently tied for first in the MWC for the total number of assists per game.
Saturday's contest will also be Senior Night at South Field. The following players will be recognized: Ashleigh Jameson, Kelsea Kakadelas, Simone Seymour, Whitney Feller-Steed, Alyssa Vander Veur and Andrea Willis.
BYU has been consistently ranked in the top-20 in national polls for the last six weeks. Soccer America ranks BYU at No. 9 with other rankings from SoccerTimes, TopDrawerSoccer and the NSCAA. BYU is currently ranked No. 27 in the NCAA RPI as well.
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Special promotions for Saturday's game
-Wear a costume get in for $1
-Trick-or-Treat with the athletes after the game in the grassy area to the east of the bleachers (bring a pillowcase)