Regular- and postseason comparisons of playing time and measures of running performance in NCAA Division I women soccer players.

  title={Regular- and postseason comparisons of playing time and measures of running performance in NCAA Division I women soccer players.},
  author={Adam J. Wells and Jay R. Hoffman and Kyle S Beyer and Mattan W. Hoffman and Adam R. Jajtner and David Hideyoshi Fukuda and Jeffrey R Stout},
  journal={Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme},
  volume={40 9},
  • Adam J. Wells, J. Hoffman, J. Stout
  • Published 6 May 2015
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  • Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme
The management of playing time in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) soccer athletes may be a key factor affecting running performance during competition. This study compared playing time and running performance between regular-season and postseason competitions during a competitive women's soccer season. Nine NCAA Division I women soccer players (age, 21.3 ± 0.9 years; height, 170.3 ± 5.7 cm; body mass, 64.0 ± 5.8 kg) were tracked using portable GPS devices across 21 games during… 

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