Women's college soccer columnist Graham Hays of ESPN.com caught up with the Marquette women's soccer team during its recent trip to Storrs, Conn. In his latest notebook, Hays highlighted the play of Ashley Bares, the 7-0-0 start to BIG EAST play and the Golden Eagles' depth. Below is an excerpt of the latest edition of Hays' notebook.
Marquette senior Ashley Bares doesn't much look like a basketball center as she blends in with teammates before a game. An undersized power forward or a small forward who can mix it up inside maybe, but not a giant. It's only when she gets the ball around the 18-yard box, back to goal and a suddenly helpless defender at her mercy, that well, the scene does start to seem familiar.
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