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Varsity - September 20, 2012

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INSIDE WOMEN'S SOCCER BY JEREMY WODAJO @BadgerWSoccer SCHEDULE (6-2-0, 0-1-0) Last Five Aug. 31 at #2 UCLA Sept. 2 Sept. 9 This Week Friday L, 0-2 at Loyola Marymount W, 4-2 Illinois State W, 3-2 (2OT) Sept. 12 at Milwaukee W, 2-1 (OT) Sept. 16 at #11 Penn State L, 1-2 Michigan State Sunday Michigan Next Five Sept. 27 at Minnesota Sept. 30 at Ohio State Oct. 5 Oct. 8 Nebraska at Green Bay Oct. 12 Northwestern 5 p.m. 1 p.m. 7 p.m. Noon 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. Forever young: Fresh Wisconsin's Cara Walls en- tered 2012 as one of Paula Wilkins' premier players. Walls' dominance has not wavered, but a pair of un- derclassmen are surfacing as formidable threats for a team that has not lost a game at home this season. Sopho- A 50 » VARSITY SEPTEMBER 20, 2012 fter an impressive freshman campaign, Goal-oriented » Through eight games, Wisconsin has recorded 76 percent of its en- tire goal total from 2011. Behind a pair of four-goal outings and a five- goal performance against South Dakota State, the Badgers have 20 goals to date, just six shy of their 2011 total of 26 goals. faces leading Badgers Trio of underclassmen guiding Badgers more Kodee Williams and freshman Kinley McNicoll are two of UW's most active players. McNicoll is third on the team in points (8), while Williams brings unmatched intensity coming off of the bench. Together, the trio has combined for 24 of UW's 40 points and have scored 40 percent of the team's goals. Ram(Paige) Adams » Making the most of her senior season, Paige Adams is leading the Badgers in points (10) and to- tal goals (4). Adams has tallied at least one point in six of UW's eight matches this season, and is cur- rently on a four-game point scor- ing streak, tallying goals in all but one of UW's home matches. Ironically, the only two matches Adams has failed to tally a point in have resulted in losses: at No. 2 UCLA (Aug. 31) and No. 11 Penn State (Sept. 16).

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