May 16, 2014

Women's Soccer Releases 2014 Schedule

AMERICUS - Georgia Southwestern State University head women's soccer coach Samantha Snow has released the program's 2014 schedule that features nine matches at home and eight away from the confines of Hurricane Field.

The Blue & Gold open 2014 with two-consecutive home opener matches starting on Sept. 5 for a meeting against Eckerd College. The Tritons lead the all-time series against GSW, 3-0, with two of those matches ending in 2-1 scores. The two schools also opened against each other during the 2013 season.

The Lady Hurricanes, two days later, face off against Spring Hill College in a first-ever meeting.

The Lady 'Canes will then take a short trip to Coker College on Sept. 10 to take on the Cobras for a second time. Last season the Cobras beat the Lady 'Canes by one in overtime.

Peach Belt Conference play for Southwestern begins on Sept. 13 with a home game against UNC Pembroke. Then the Lady 'Canes go on the road to take on Lander University on Sept. 20.

The Lady 'Canes then take on two non-conference matches. First at home against West Alabama on Sept. 23. The last match up between the two schools was in 2011, with a one point victory for West Alabama. The next game is on the road against Converse College on Sept. 27, GSW is leading in the all-time series with a 2-1 lead.

October is kicked off with a visit to Flagler College on the 1st. 

After USC Aiken (Oct. 4) comes to Hurricane Field, GSW entertains 2013 NCAA third round qualifier Columbus State on the 8th.

A home visit by North Georgia (Oct. 11) at Hurricane field is followed by away matches with the University of Montevallo (Oct. 15) and Young Harris College (Oct. 18).

The Lady 'Canes return home to take on 2013 PBC Champions Clayton State on the 22nd followed by a match against the 2012 PBC regular-season champs and NCAA Elite 8 qualifiers from Armstrong.

The final regular-season road trip will be at Georgia College to take on the 2013 PBC runner-ups on Oct.29th.

The Lady Hurricanes return home to close out the 2014 campaign with Senior Day against non-conference opponent Shorter College on Nov. 2nd. Senior Day ceremonies will take place prior to the match.

Click HERE for a link to the schedule


Here's a look at how the Lady 'Canes 2014 opponents fared last season:

      W - L - T
Eckerd
    7
- 10


Spring Hill
    10
- 8
-
1
Coker College

  5
- 12
- 1
UNC Pembroke
*
  7
- 10
-
2
Lander *   13
-
5


West Alabama

  11
- 8


Converse College
    9
-
10


Flagler *
  6
-
10
-
2
USC Aiken
*   8
-
8
-
2
Columbus State *   15
-
6
-
1
North Georgia
*
  12
- 5
- 1
Montevallo *
  3
- 8
-
5
Young Harris
*
  4
- 13
 
Clayton State
*
  12
- 4
-
6
Armstrong *   11
-
4
- 3
Georgia College
*
  10
- 7
-
3
Shorter University     6
-
12    
TOTAL     149
- 140
- 27
               
Home/Road Breakdown              
GSW home matches - opponent's 2012 combined record     84 - 69 - 15
GSW road matches - opponent's 2012 combined record
    65 - 58 - 12
               
* Peach Belt Conference match
Home matches in bold

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