Chanticleers Announce 2018 Women's Soccer Schedule
CONWAY - The Coastal Carolina women's soccer team, which has played in each of the last two Sun Belt championship matches, will play seven home contests in 2018 as part of its 16-match, regular-season schedule, head coach Paul Hogan announced today.
The Chanticleers will open their season with two exhibition matches, facing The Citadel (Aug. 7) and a matchup against Elon (Aug. 11). The regular-season season opener will be on the road, as CCU will travel to Davidson (Aug. 17) before facing former rival Winthrop (Aug. 19). The Chants' home opener will be against in-state opponent College of Charleston (Aug.23). Coastal will close out the month of August on the road versus William and Mary (Aug. 26).
The September potion of the schedule opens with region rival UNC Wilmington making a visit to Conway (Sept. 6). The Chanticleers will then travel to Columbia to take on South Carolina (Sept. 9), before returning home to open Sun Belt play against Little Rock and Arkansas State on September 14 and 16, respectively.
Coastal will return to the road as they head to Alabama to take on South Alabama (Sept. 21) and Troy (Sept. 23), before returning home for a three-game homestand to close home schedule. Appalachian State will open the final homestand on Sept. 29, followed by Louisiana (Oct. 5) and ULM (Oct. 7).
The Chanticleers will end the 2018 regular-season with three games on the road including a trip to Statesboro, Ga., to take on Georgia Southern (Oct. 12, a trip to Atlanta to take on Georgia State (Oct. 14) and a stop in San Marcos, Texas, to take on Texas State (Oct. 21).
The Sun Belt Championship will be played at the Foley Sports Complex in Foley, Ala., on Oct. 31 through Nov. 4. The opening round of the NCAA Championship is set for Nov. 9 on various campuses.
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