Women’s Soccer Announces 2021 Schedule

Women’s Soccer Announces 2021 Schedule

Villanova, Pa.- Villanova women’s soccer head coach Chris McLain and his staff have announced the fall 2021 schedule.  The Wildcats will play 18 games with nine of them being played at Higgins Soccer Complex.

The Wildcats will open the season at home against the Drexel Dragons on August 19th.  Two days later they will head to Delaware to take on the Blue Hens for 7 PM kick off.  Villanova will then face Colorado College at home and travel to Rider the following weekend.  On Sunday, September 5th the Wildcats will host Cornell before traveling to Virginia Tech on Thursday the 9th.  For the final home non-conference game, the Wildcats will face Colgate.  Head Coach Chris McLain served as the associate head coach for the Raiders for 11 seasons.  Villanova will travel to Philadelphia to take on Penn to close out non-conference play on the 16th.

During BIG EAST play the Wildcats will host five games and play the same amount of the road.  Villanova will host Seton Hall (Sept. 23) and Marquette (Sept. 26) to open play.  Providence (Oct. 7), Creighton (Oct. 10), and Butler (Oct. 24) will wrap up home league play.  Villanova will travel to Xavier (Sept. 30) and DePaul (Oct. 3) for back-to-back road games.  The Wildcats will do the same when they travel to Georgetown (Oct. 14) and UConn (Oct. 17).  For the final game of the season Villanova will head to Queens to take on St. John’s (Oct. 28).

The BIG EAST Tournament will start on Sunday, October 31st and will end on Sunday, November 7th with the championship game.  The winner will get the automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.  




Credit: Source link