Clarksville, TN – Soon after participating in a shortened period in the spring, Austin Peay Condition University head soccer mentor Naomi Kolarova is thrilled to announce the Governors plan for the impending 2021 time, that includes four nonconference and 4 Ohio Valley Convention matches at Morgan Brothers Soccer Area.
“With the reduction of the fall period past calendar year and a shortened season in the spring, it will be great to get some game titles below our belt this fall,” mentioned Kolarova. “The nonconference schedule is remarkable we have some new groups coming to Clarksville that we have under no circumstances confronted right before in Kansas State and North Dakota. Then we also have some of the same yr in, calendar year out regional opponents that we constantly perform to get ready for OVC enjoy.”
In advance of the standard period receives underway, the Governors will host a pair of exhibition matches from Bethel (August 12th) and Center Tennessee (August 15th) at Morgan Brothers Soccer Industry. Austin Peay kicks off the normal season with two street matches, traveling to Western Kentucky (August 19th) and Lipscomb (August 22nd).
Immediately after starting off on the road, the Governors return property to host Kansas Condition, Miami (Ohio), and North Alabama for a weekend event at Morgan Brothers Soccer Subject. Miami and North Alabama enjoy a 4:00pm, August 27th match in advance of the Govs take on Kansas Point out at 7:00pm for the property opener and Youth Soccer Night. Kansas Point out and North Alabama then enjoy a 1:00pm, August 29th match, adopted by a 4:00pm contest among the Govs and Miami.
Following internet hosting their home event, the Governors hit the street to square off with in-point out rival Chattanooga (September 3rd), before returning residence to host Evansville (September 12th) for the yearly Go4TheGoal activity. The Govs then embark on their final nonconference road vacation when they journey to North Alabama (September 12th) and Alabama A&M (September 16th). For the nonconference finale, Austin Peay Point out College requires on North Dakota (September 23rd) at Morgan Brothers Soccer Area in the very first-at any time meeting amongst the two plans.
In OVC participate in, the Govs host UT Martin (September 26th) for Senior Working day, Southeast Missouri (Oct 10th) for Homecoming, Tennessee Tech (October 14), and then Eastern Illinois (October 21st) for Military services Appreciation Night time. The conference highway slate contains excursions to Belmont (September 30th), Morehead Point out (Oct 7th), SIU Edwardsville (Oct 17th), and Murray Point out (October 24)th.
“We are hoping to improve upon very last spring’s OVC results in numerous of those people game titles,” said Kolarova. “We feel we are appropriate there alongside teams, but very last period we did not place absent prospects we wanted to in entrance of the target. Our greatest conference game titles are constantly heading to be the rivals Murray State and Belmont. We perform both of those of them on the road all over again this tumble after acquiring the two matches on the highway towards them previous spring, but irrespective of site, it is often excellent level of competition among our teams and we will be completely ready.”
The OVC Soccer Championship kicks off with first-spherical and quarterfinal matches at campus web sites, Oct 29th and 31st. The OVC Match semifinals and championship are established for November 5th and 7th, respectively, and will be hosted by the tournament’s No. 1 seed.
“Despite getting a younger workforce with 16 freshmen and sophomores in the slide, we assume to compete in each individual single video game,” stated Kolarova. “We will also have 9 upper classmen returning, together with two fifth-calendar year seniors in Gybson Roth and Claire Larose. We will have maturity and working experience to offset our youthfulness and I am fired up to see how the whole team performs.”
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