COLUMBUS, Miss. – Head Men's Soccer Coach Tim Gould and The W Athletic Department has released the 2018 Owls men's soccer schedule.
The Owls are looking to improve on its inaugural 4-10-2 record, beginning the season with two road exhibition matches. On Wednesday, Aug. 22, The W will travel to Decatur, Miss. to take on East Central Community College in a preseason scrimmage then head to Fulton, Miss. the following week to test its skills against Itawamba Community College on Tuesday, Aug. 28.
The first official match of the season will be on Friday, Aug. 31 when the Owls take the road to Carlinville, Ill. to compete against Blackburn College. The next day, Saturday, Sept. 1, the Owls will stay in Carlinville to take on Berea College.
The W will play in its first home match of the 2018 season on Sunday, Sept. 9 when they host fellow USCAA institution Oakwood University. During the 2017 season, the Owls were able grab two big victories over the Ambassadors and look to do the same this year. Two days later, the Owls will also host in-state rival Millsaps College.
Owls other home offerings include matches against Huntingdon College, Hendrix College, LaGrange College, and Talladega College. On the road, the Owls will compete against Talladega, Hendrix, Rhodes College, Berry College, Birmingham Southern College, Sewanee: University of the South, Belhaven University, Centenary College, Pensacola Christian College, Oakwood, and Hiwassee.
For the complete 2018 Owls Men's Soccer Schedule click: HERE