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    Soccer Begins Four-Match Road Trip Friday At Georgia

    Oct. 10, 2012

    Currently second in the SEC Western Division, the Auburn soccer team embarks on a four-match road trip beginning Friday at Georgia. Following Friday's match Auburn heads to Arkansas for a Sunday match to complete the first half of the trip. Kickoff on Friday is set for 6pm CT while Sunday's match gets underway at 1pm.

    Auburn is 8-7-0, 4-4-0 SEC and currently in fifth place in the overall league standings. Georgia is 6-7-2, 2-4-2 SEC and tied for 10th in the league while Arkansas is 6-7-1, 3-4-1 SEC and tied for sixth.

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    The Auburn and Georgia soccer programs have very strong ties to one another as Auburn has 10 players on its roster from Georgia, Auburn Associate Head Coach Amy Berbary was a standout student-athlete for the Bulldogs and Georgia Head Coach Steve Holeman started the Auburn program in 1993.

    "This is a big rivalry game for us and it is exciting for our Georgia girls to go and play in their home state," Auburn Head Coach Karen Hoppa said. "This is always a close and very exciting game."

    Auburn has controlled its series with Arkansas since the 2001 season, going 10-0-1 since that time and has won four of its last five trips to Fayetteville while playing to a draw in the other.

    Auburn's road trip concludes next week when Auburn travels to Vanderbilt (Oct. 19) and Kentucky (Oct.21).

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