THURSDAY, AUGUST 24, 2000
Women's Soccer Opens Regular Season Friday

Aug. 24, 2000

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville University women's soccer team opens their regular season Friday, Aug. 25 versus McNeese State at the FAU Kickoff Classic in Boca Raton, Fla.

The Dolphins will be led by senior forwards Marit Foss (Hamresanden, Norway) and Stine Kloster (Stavanger, Norway). Foss finished the 1999 season with nine goals scored, including two game-winning goals, and was third in the nation in assists with 16. She holds JU career records in assists (42), points (104), shots (141) and matches started (58). Kloster scored 11 goals, six game-winning, and had seven assists for the Dolphins last season. She is JU's career goal leader with 37 goals scored.

Juniors Kathy Ciriello (Prospect, Conn.) and Trine Riis Groven (Skien, Norway) return as co-captains for the Dolphins in 2000.

The Dolphins first home match of the season is Sept. 8 as the Dolphins host Florida Atlantic, South Alabama and Howard in the 2000 JU Nike Legends Classic.