The Bearcats draw a pair of tall tasks this weekend as they first travel to take on No. 18/20 DePaul and then return home to clash with Syracuse of the powerful Atlantic Coast Conference.
The Bearcats blanked crosstown rival Xavier, 2-0, to improve to 5-1-2 on the year, which is the program's best start since 2002.
The Bearcats escaped Huntington, West Virginia with a 1-1 draw after falling behind Marshall in the first half. Senior Emily Elsbrock notched the equalizer early in the second half.
The Bearcats travel to face Marshall on Friday night before returning to Gettler Stadium to face crosstown rival Xavier Sunday afternoon.
Junior Danielle Rotheram and freshman Vanessa Gilles were named honorees of the American Athletic Conference's weekly awards. Rotheram was named the Offensive Player of the Week, and Gilles was chosen as the Defensive Player of the Week.
Bearcat Danielle Rotheram earns honors for the week ending September 7th.
The Bearcats capped off an undefeated weekend with a 5-0 shutout win over St. Francis at Gettler Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Goals were plentiful for the Bearcats on Friday night as they blasted Eastern Kentucky, 9-0. UC's freshmen led the way by scoring six of the team's nine goals.