HANOVER, N.H. - With her team off to another hot start in 2013, head coach Amy Patton took time to sit down with DartmouthSports.com to discuss the current state of the 12th-ranked Big Green.

Topics included in this week's installment of "Coach's Corner With Amy Patton" include solid team play, early-season road games and the importance of playing teams like No. 2 Florida.

Dartmouth will play host to the second-ranked Gators Saturday at Scully-Fahey Field with the opening draw set for noon. It will mark just the second all-time meeting between the two programs after the Big Green made the trip to Gainesville last season.

Continue to check back with DartmouthSports.com for regular updates with Coach Patton as Dartmouth continues its pursuit of a 12th Ivy League title.