Fall Sports Preview: Week 1 (8/27-9/2)

The 2012-13 athletic season kicks off this weekend with volleyball, men's soccer and women's soccer all in action.  

Men's Soccer (0-0 Overall, 0-0 USA South)

Week Schedule:
Friday 8/31 at Guilford, 7 PM; Sunday 9/2 vs. Randolph, 4 PM (Pride Field)

Opponent Watch

--Guilford (0-0 Overall, 0-0 ODAC)

  • Season opener vs. Greensboro on Friday 8/31
  • Previous game: Lost to UNC-Greensboro in an exhibition 2-0 on Thursday 8/16
  • Last season: Tied Greensboro at home 2-2
  • Series: Greensboro leads 12-3-1

--Randolph (0-0, 0-0 ODAC)

  • Season opener vs. Greensboro on Sunday 9/2
  • Previous game: Has not played
  • Last season: Did not play
  • Series: First meeting

 

Women's Soccer (0-0 Overall, 0-0 USA South)

Week Schedule:
Friday 8/31 vs. Hood, 7 PM (at Marymount); Saturday 9/1 at Marymount, 12 PM

Opponent Watch:

--Hood (0-0 Overall, 0-0 MAC)

  • Season opener vs. Greensboro on Friday 8/31
  • Previous game: Has not played
  • Last season: Did not play
  • Series: Greensboro leads 1-0

--Marymount (0-0 Overall, 0-0 CAC)

  • Plays Trinity D.C. on Friday 8/31
  • Previous game: Has not played
  • Last season: 2-1 Greensboro win
  • Series: Greensboro leads 3-1

 

Volleyball (0-0 Overall, 0-0 USA South)

Week Schedule:
Tuesday 8/28 vs. Catawba Valley CC, 6 PM (Exhibition - Hanes Gym); Thursday 8/30 vs. Davidson CC, 7 PM (Exhibition - Hanes Gym); Saturday 9/1 vs. Hollins, 1 PM and Roanoke, 3 PM (at Averett); Sunday 9/2 vs. Emory & Henry, 10 AM and Methodist, 2 PM (at Averett)

Opponent Watch:

--Hollins (0-0 Overall, 0-0 ODAC)

  • Season opener vs. Greensboro on Saturday 9/1
  • Previous game: Has not played
  • Last season: Did not play
  • Series: First meeting

--Roanoke (0-0 Overall, 0-0 ODAC)

  • Season opener vs. Greensboro on Saturday 9/1
  • Previous game: Has not played
  • Last season: 3-2 Greensboro win and 3-1 Greensboro win
  • Series: Greensboro leads 25-8

--Emory & Henry (0-0 Overall, 0-0 ODAC)

  • Plays at Ferrum on Friday 8/31; Plays Methodist and Averett at Averett on Saturday 9/1
  • Previous game: Has not played
  • Last season: 3-1 Emory & Henry win
  • Series: Emory & Henry leads 12-1

--Methodist (0-0 Overall, 0-0 USA South)

  • Plays Emory & Henry and Roanoke at Averett on Saturday 9/1; Plays Guilford at Averett on Sunday 9/2
  • Previous game: Has not played
  • Last season: 3-0 Methodist win; 3-0 Methodist win
  • Series: Greensboro leads 59-22