RICHMOND, Va. – VCU's Women's Soccer Team announced their 2019 schedule on Friday afternoon, highlighted by a rivalry matchup with Old Dominion and an Atlantic 10 Championship rematch with Saint Louis. Both games will be played at Sports Backers Stadium, and are set to take place on Sept. 8 and Sept. 26 respectively.
Following exhibition matchups with VMI (Aug. 12) and ECU (Aug. 16), the Rams will open regular season play on the road against High Point on Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. VCU will then make a quick stop at Longwood (Aug. 25) before returning to Richmond for their home opener on Aug. 29 at 7 p.m. against Loyola. Additionally, the Rams will take on Wake Forest (Sept. 5), Pittsburgh (Sept. 12), and St. Francis (Sept. 15) before kicking off regular season conference play on Sept. 22 against Duquesne.
VCU's regular season conference schedule includes matchups with cross-town rival Richmond on Oct. 17, as well as games against George Mason (Sept. 29), George Washington (Oct. 13), Dayton (Oct. 20) and Davidson (Oct. 24). The Rams round out the regular season on Oct. 27 at 1 p.m. when they take on UMass at Sports Backers Stadium.
Last season, VCU finished with an overall record of 16-4, which set a new program record, and made their second consecutive appearance to the Atlantic 10 Conference Championship Match. Their 9-1 record in Atlantic 10 play also held as the second best mark in the conference.
For a full look at the Rams 2019 Women's Soccer Schedule, please visit http://vcuathletics.com/sports/wsoc/2019-20/schedule.