MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University women's soccer team has announced its schedule for the 2013 season. The Wildcats will host eight home games and play five non-conference contests.
The season kicks off on Aug. 31 with an Alumni Game at the NMU Soccer Field. The regular season opens in September with three non-conference games at Minnesota-Duluth (Sept. 5), home against Minnesota-Crookston (Sept. 7) and at Lewis (Sept. 9).
The following weekend, Michigan Tech (Sept. 12) comes to town for a non-conference matchup followed by another home game against Bemidji State (Sept. 15).
Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play begins Sept. 22 at home vs. Lake Erie College and a trip to MTU (Sept. 28) wraps up the month.
In October, the Wildcats host Northwood (Oct. 11), Saginaw Valley (Oct. 13), Ferris State (Oct. 25) and Grand Valley State (Oct. 27) on Senior Day. NMU travels to Ohio for four games during the month: Tiffin (Oct. 4), Findlay (Oct. 6), Ohio Dominican (Oct. 18) and Ashland (Oct. 20)
The regular season closes out on the road at Walsh (Nov. 1) and Malone (Nov. 3).
Aug. 31: Alumni Game – Noon
Sept. 5: at University of Minnesota-Duluth – 7 p.m.
Sept. 7: University of Minnesota-Crookston – Noon
Sept. 9: Lewis University – TBA
Sept. 12: Michigan Tech University – 5 p.m.
Sept. 15: Bemidji State University – Noon
Sept. 22: Lake Erie College* – Noon
Sept. 28: at Michigan Tech University* – Noon
Oct. 4: at Tiffin University* – Noon
Oct. 6: at University of Findlay* – Noon
Oct. 11: Northwood University*– 4 p.m.
Oct. 13: Saginaw Valley State University* – Noon
Oct. 18: at Ohio Dominican University* – 7 p.m.
Oct. 20: at Ashland University* – 1 p.m.
Oct. 25: Ferris State University* – 4 p.m.
Oct. 27: Grand Valley State University (Senior Day)* – Noon
Nov. 1: at Walsh University* – 7 p.m.
Nov. 3: at Malone University* – Noon
Nov. 5: GLIAC Quarterfinal – TBA
Nov. 8: GLIAC Semifinal – TBA
Nov. 10: GLIAC Championship – TBA
Nov. 15: NCAA Tournament First Round – TBA
Home games in bold
* denotes GLIAC game
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