ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Navy ladies’s soccer program introduced its 2021 fall schedule on Monday. The 2-time defending Patriot League Champions, the Midshipmen beneath the steerage of Twenty ninth-year head coach Carin Gabarra open their season at house on Aug. 19 versus Loyola Marymount at 7 p.m. This house contest versus the Lions is the primary of 10 non-conference video games for the Mids in 2021 and the primary of 19 whole common season competitions. The primary Patriot League sport of 2021 is a Sept. 18 street tilt at Bucknell College, whereas the Patriot League Event is about to return to its six-team, three-round setup for the week of Oct. 31 by means of Nov. 7.
Navy’s various non-conference schedule consists of 4 straight weekends of play with three units for Thursday/Sunday tilts and a fourth going Friday/Sunday. The beforehand talked about matchup towards Loyola Marymount College kicks off Navy’s 2021 schedule with a 7 p.m. slated kickoff on the Glenn Warner Soccer Facility. A matchup on Sunday, Aug. 22 versus George Washington at 4 p.m. closes the temporary two-game homestand. Over the subsequent two weekends, the Mids can be on the street first with a weekend collection at Towson on Thursday, Aug. 26 and the College of Maryland on Sunday, Aug. 29 adopted by a visit to the Buckeye State for a Thursday, Sept. 2 tilt at Ohio College and a concluding matchup at Ohio State on Sunday, Sept. 5. As soon as again in Annapolis, Navy will host Mount St. Mary’s on Friday, Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. earlier than going head-to-head with the Air Pressure Falcons on Sunday, Sept. 12 at 12 p.m.
After that preliminary stretch of eight non-conference video games, the Mids will dive into Patriot League play with a difficult four-game run of contests, together with three towards fellow 2020-21 Patriot League Event contributors. Moreover, three of these 4 contests can be on the street. The primary of two straight street video games is on Saturday, Sept. 18 at Bucknell. Simply 4 days afterward Wednesday, Sept. 22, the Mids will face off with the Loyola Greyhounds in a rematch of the 2020-21 Patriot League Event Semifinals in Baltimore. The primary Patriot League house sport of the 12 months for Navy happens three days later when Boston College, a event semifinalist, comes into city for a Saturday, Sept. 25 matchup. The Mids and Terriers are slated for a 12 p.m. kickoff on the Glenn Warner Soccer Facility. The fourth and ultimate Patriot League convention sport throughout this span is a street matchup on Saturday, Oct. 2 at Colgate in Hamilton, N.Y. The final time these two groups met was within the league event finals this previous April, during which the Mids superior to the NCAA Event over the Raiders, 4-1 in penalty kicks.
Navy takes a short break from Patriot League opposition with a non-conference house sport towards Delaware State on Monday, Oct. 4 at 5 p.m. After this tilt with the Hornets, one other action-packed stretch of league contests rapidly come into sight for the Mids with three video games scheduled over an eight-day span. First up is a house matchup with the Lehigh Mountain Hawks on Friday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. The next week, Navy travels to American College on Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 13 earlier than internet hosting Military within the 2021 Star Recreation on Saturday, Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. As a result of COVID-19 pandemic and the results that ravaged the dash of a 2020-21 soccer marketing campaign, the Mids and Black Knights had been unable to fulfill on the pitch final season and can be dealing with off for the primary time because the 2019 Patriot League Championship Finals. Navy went 2-0 versus Military in a pair of conferences throughout the 2019 season.
Another out-of-conference tilt at Howard College on Monday, Oct. 18 leads Navy into its ultimate run of standard season contests. The final Patriot League street sport of the 12 months for Navy is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 23 at Holy Cross, whereas the final convention house sport of 2021 will see the Mids internet hosting the Lafayette Leopards on Wednesday, Oct. 27 at 6 p.m.
The 2021 Patriot League Event begins on Sunday, Oct. 31 with 4 groups (seeds 3-6) in quarterfinal motion earlier than the week-long occasion strikes onto the semifinals on Thursday, Nov. 4. The Patriot League Championship Last is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 7. In all three rounds the best remaining seed can have internet hosting duties.