LAKELAND, Fla. – Florida Southern women's soccer head coach Paul Lawrence has announced his team's schedule for the upcoming 2019 season. The Moccasins open the new season with three home games in a four-day span. Florida Southern will host Valdosta State on Thursday, Sept. 5 and Shorter on Friday, Sept. 6 to kick off the 2019 campaign. This year's schedule includes eight home matches, as well as a trip to Cleveland, Miss. for a pair of non-conference matches.
The team will take on Georiga College (Sept. 8) before heading to Cleveland for a neutral site match against Union (TN) (Sept. 13) and then a road match at Delta State (Sept. 15). Both of these games will take place at Delta State. The Mocs final non-conference match will be in St. Augustine to take on Flagler (Sept. 18).
Florida Southern begins Sunshine State Conference action on the road this season at Palm Beach Atlantic (Sept. 21) before hosting Rollins (Sept. 25) and Nova Southeastern (Sept. 28) to close out the first month of the season.
October will begin with a pair of road matches at Lynn (Oct. 5) and Tampa (Oct. 9). The Mocs final homestand of 2019 will include matches against Florida Tech (Oct. 12), 2019 SSC regular season and tournament champion Barry (Oct. 19), and Eckerd (Oct. 23). The regular season will conclude with matches at Embry-Riddle (Oct. 30) and Saint Leo (Nov. 2).
A total of four of this year's opponents advanced to the NCAA Tournament last year (Barry, Flagler, Nova Southeastern, and Rollins), with Barry finishing the season ranked No. 19 in the country. Six of this year's foes won at least nine matches in 2018.
2019 Women's Soccer Schedule