2016 Women's Soccer Schedule
BALTIMORE - The Loyola University Maryland women's soccer team has announced its 17-game schedule for the 2016 season, which features nine home games at Ridley Athletic Complex.
The Greyhounds will open their season at Mount St. Mary's on Friday, Aug. 19, before hosting four-straight contests at Ridley Athletic Complex. Crosstown-rival UMBC will visit first, on Sunday, Aug. 21, followed by matches against St. Francis (Pa.) on Thursday, Aug. 25, St. John's on Sunday, Aug. 28 and Cornell on Friday, Sept. 2.
Following the four-game homestand, Loyola will leave the friendly confines of Ridley Athletic Complex for a four-game road swing. The Greyhounds will travel to Delaware on Sunday, Sept. 4, Monmouth on Friday, Sept. 9, Seton Hall on Sunday, Sept. 11 and Lafayette for the Patriot League opener on Saturday, Sept. 17.
League play will continue on Saturday, Sept. 24, when Navy makes the short trip to Baltimore. The Greyhounds will then head to American on Wednesday, Sept. 28, before hosting Boston University on Saturday, Oct. 1, and Lehigh on Saturday, Oct. 8.
Army West Point will host the Greyhounds on Saturday, Oct. 15, followed by Loyola returning home for its final two regular-season contests at Ridley Athletic Complex the next week. The Greyhounds will face Bucknell on Wednesday, Oct. 19 and Colgate for Senior Day on Saturday, Oct. 22.
The regular season will conclude at Holy Cross on Saturday, Oct. 29.
The Patriot League Championships begin with quarterfinal action Tuesday, Nov. 1. The top six teams in the league's regular-season standings will advance to championship play with the top two seeds receiving byes to the semifinals. The regular-season champion will host the semifinal and championship matches Friday, Nov. 4, and Sunday, Nov. 6, respectively.
2016 Loyola Women's Soccer Schedule
|Friday||Aug. 19||at||Mount St. Mary's|
|Thursday||Aug. 25||St. Francis (Pa.)|
|Sunday||Aug. 28||St. John's|
|Sunday||Sept. 11||at||Seton Hall|
|Saturday||Sept. 24||Navy *|
|Wednesday||Sept. 28||at||American *|
|Saturday||Oct. 1||Boston University *|
|Saturday||Oct. 8||Lehigh *|
|Saturday||Oct. 15||at||Army West Point *|
|Wednesday||Oct. 19||Bucknell *|
|Saturday||Oct. 22||Colgate *|
|Saturday||Oct. 29||at||Holy Cross *|
|Tuesday||Nov. 1||vs.||Patriot League Quarterfinals|
|Friday||Nov. 4||vs.||Patriot League Semifinals|
|Sunday||Nov. 6||vs.||Patriot League Championships|