Regular Season Finale

Dores head to Georgia

Vanderbilt Commodores (7-8-2, 4-4-1 SEC) vs. Georgia Bulldogs (11-4-2, 4-3-2 SEC)
Thursday, Oct. 28  •  6 p.m. CT (7 p.m. ET)
Turner Soccer Complex
Athens, Georgia
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Game Notes

At a Glance

  •  Seeding for the SEC Tournament is on the line as the Dores close the regular season.
  • Vandy has a chance to win the SEC East Division and take the No. 2 seed in the SEC Tournament.
    • In all of those scenarios, Vandy would have to beat Georgia on Thursday.
  • With a win over Georgia, a Tennessee loss or tie versus Kentucky, and a South Carolina loss to Florida, the Commodores would win the SEC East.
  • With a win over Georgia, a Tennessee tie versus Kentucky, and a South Carolina win over Florida, it would go to the third tiebreaker – goal differential versus common division opponents, where Vanderbilt currently leads that category.
  • Vanderbilt can finish as low as tied for seventh in the regular season standings.
  • The Commodores – the reigning SEC Tournament champions – are in the 2021 SEC Tournament regardless of Thursday’s outcome.

Last Time Out 

  • Vanderbilt fell by a 2-1 final score at Texas A&M on Oct. 24.
  • After yielding a 20th minute goal, the Dores evened the score at 1-1 on a strike off the foot of Hillary Schroeder in the 30th minute.
  • The game remained deadlocked at 1-1 until the 67th minute when Texas A&M scored the go-ahead goal.

Series Information 

  • Vanderbilt is 14-12-1 in the all-time series versus Georgia.
  • The Dores are 5-1-0 against the Bulldogs under seventh-year head coach Darren Ambrose.
  • Vandy has won five in a row over Georgia and has not allowed a goal to the Bulldogs since 2017.
  • The Dores have shutout the Bulldogs in the last three meetings.

Statistical Leaders 

  • Goals – Raegan Kelley – 8
  • Assists – Maddie Elwell – 7
  • Points – Raegan Kelley – 19
  • Shots – Raegan Kelley – 37
  • Saves – Kate Devine – 59

Up Next

  • Vandy heads to the SEC Tournament in Orange Beach, Alabama.