Kickoff against the Lancers 7 p.m. from Farmville, Va.
The Herd to host Dayton Friday and travel to Ball State Sunday
Marshall places third-most student-athletes on list among league schools
Most for Marshall in a single season
Marshall makes first appearance in C-USA final
2015 Conference USA Women's Soccer Championship
Marshall 2, Louisiana Tech 1 - C-USA Tournament Quarterfinal
Purdue 2, Marshall 1
Photos by Braxton Crisp
2015 (JUNIOR): NSCAA All-Central Region second team ... Back-to-back All-Conference USA second team selection ... first Marshall women’s soccer player to earn two C-USA weekly honors in the same season (Aug. 31, Sept. 21) ... leads the team with career-highs of 23 points, nine goals and five assists ... nine goals this season ranks tied for second place in Herd history ... has three multi-goal matches this year: IUPUI (Aug. 28), Eastern Kentucky (Sept. 7) and Louisiana Tech (Nov. 4) ... career-high five points (2g, 1a) in the Herd’s 5-1 defeat of Eastern Kentucky (Sept. 7) ... tied for first on the team with four game-winners ... has started all but one match since the beginning of her freshman season in 2013 ... tied for fourth place in the Herd record book with 11 career assists … named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2014 (SOPHOMORE): Named to the All-Conference USA Second Team ... started all 19 matches for Marshall ... second on the team with career-high nine points on three goals and three assists ... runner-up on the team with three assists ... scored the 2-1 game-winning goal against Appalachian State (Sept. 7) and contributed goals against Eastern Illinois (Aug. 29) and FIU (Oct. 30) ... second on the Herd with three assists … named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2013 (FRESHMAN):Appeared in all 20 matches, starting all but one ... scored her first career goal in the 3-0 victory against Kent State (Aug. 25) ... tied for most assists on the team with three ... fourth on the team with five points ... made assists versus Campbell (Aug. 23), Miami (Ohio) (Sept. 22), and Charlotte (Nov. 6) ... took 23 shots, seven on-goal for a .304 shots-on-goal percentage.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Colonial Forge High School ... named captain for her senior season ... broke the CFHS career goals record with 78 ... broke the single season scoring record during her junior season at CFHS with 28 goals ... CFHS 2013 Most Outstanding Female Athlete ... 2012 and 2013 CFHS Soccer Most Valuable Player ... 2010 Colonial Forge Soccer Rookie of the Year ... State Final Four 2013 ... 2010 and 2012 Commonwealth District Champions ... All-Commonwealth District first team 2010, 2012, 2013 ... All-Northwest Region first team (2012, 2013), second team (2010) ... All-State second team (2013), honorable mention (2012) ... Free Lance-Star All-Area Athlete first team 2010, 2012, 2013 ... Free Lance-Star All-Area Player of the Year 2013 ... Washington Post All-Metro honorable mention 2012 ... ODP District and State 2010, 2011 ... ENCL - selected for 2013 Player Development for Mid-Atlantic Region ... also lettered in basketball and track.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Randy and Rachel Arnold ... father, Randy, played football at Abilene Christian University ... has a younger brother, RJ ... enjoys cooking as a hobby ... major is business.