CU Buffs women’s soccer preview: Washington Huskies

Buffs host Huskies in first home Pac-12 game of season

Washington Huskies at CU Buffs women’s soccer

KICKOFF: Thursday, 3 p.m., Prentup Field.

BROADCAST: TV/Stream — Pac-12 Networks.

RECORDS: Washington 2-4-2, 0-0-1 Pac-12 Conference; Colorado 5-3-1, 0-0-1.

KEY PLAYERS: Washington — M Jessika Cowart, R-Sr., two goals; F Summer Yates, Sr., two goals; M Ameera Hussen, R-Sr., one goal, one assist; G Olivia Sekany, R-Sr., .667 save percentage, 1.39 goals-against average. Colorado — M Shanade Hopcroft, Sr., three goals, four assists; F Shyra James, So., three goals, two assists; M Allie Palangi, Jr., three goals, two assists; M Rachel Rosen, So., two goals, three assists; D Hannah Sharts, Sr., one goal, three assists; G Dani Hansen, Jr., .697 save percentage, 1.28 goals-against average.

NOTES: Washington opened Pac-12 play with a 2-2 draw at home last Friday against then-No. 15 Arizona State…CU leads the all-time series against the Huskies 4-3-4, though the Buffs suffered a loss and a scoreless draw in two road games against the Huskies last season…Hopcroft has posted two goals and two assists in the past two games…Hansen transferred to CU from Washington, and she made 20 saves in the two games against her former team last season…The Buffs host Washington State on Sunday (Noon, Pac-12 Networks).