(Crookston, Minn.) – University of Minnesota, Crookston Women’s Soccer coach Chris Przemieniecki has announced the 2008 Golden Eagle Schedule. The Golden Eagles will play a total of 19 games. Four will be of the non-conference variety, 15 will be Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) games and they will have one open date (Saturday, September 13).
U of M, Crookston will open their season with a pair of non-conference road games. On Sunday, August 31, the Golden Eagles will take on NCAA Division III institution Milliken University of Decatur, Ill. The following day (September 1), they will take on the University of Wisconsin-Parkside in Kenosha, Wis. Both games will start at 12:00 pm.
U of M, Crookston will open their home season on Saturday, September 6 and Sunday, September 7 with a pair of non-conference tilts. NCAA Division III member the University of Wisconsin-Superior visits Crookston on Saturday at 2:00 pm while NAIA school Jamestown College comes to town on Sunday for a 1:00 pm game. The Golden Eagles will return the trip to Jamestown on Sunday, October 19 for a 1:00 pm game.
U of M, Crookston will open the 2008 NSIC season on Sunday, September 14 when they travel to St. Cloud, Minn. for a 2:00 pm contest against new NSIC member St. Cloud State University. They will open the 2008 home NSIC season on Saturday, September 20 and Sunday, September 21 when they play host to Upper Iowa University and Winona State University respectively. Both games will start at 1:00 pm.
The Golden Eagles ended the 2007 season with an overall record of 5-15-0 and NSIC record of 2-7-0.
A complete copy of the 2008 schedule can be found below.
For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics website at www.goldeneaglesports.com.
The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Golden Eagle Hockey is a member of the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association (MCHA). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA-CROOKSTON
2008 Women’s Soccer Schedule
Aug. 31 Sun 12:00 pm Milliken University (IL)
Sept. 1 Mon 12:00 pm University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Sept. 6 Sat 2:00 pm University of Wisconsin-Superior
Sept. 7 Sun 1:00 pm Jamestown College (ND)
Sept. 13 Sat 1:00 pm TBA
Sept. 14 Sun 2:00 pm Saint Cloud State University (MN)
Sept. 20 Sat 1:00 pm *Upper Iowa University
Sept. 21 Sun 1:00 pm *Winona State (MN)
Sept. 26 Fri 4:00 pm *University of Minnesota-Duluth
Sept. 28 Sun 1:00 pm *Bemidji State University (MN)
Oct. 4 Sat 1:00 pm *Saint Cloud State University (MN)
Oct. 5 Sun 1:00 pm *Concordia-St. Paul (MN)
Oct. 11 Sat 1:00 pm *University of Mary
Oct. 12 Sun 1:00 pm *Northern State University (SD)
Oct. 18 Sat 1:00 pm *Minnesota State Moorhead
Oct. 19 Sun 1:00 pm Jamestown College (ND)
Oct. 25 Sat 1:00 pm *Augustana College (SD)
Oct. 26 Sun 1:00 pm *Wayne State College (NE)
Nov. 1 Sat 1:00 pm *Minnesota State Mankato
Nov. 2 Sun 1:00 pm *Southwest Minnesota State University
Nov. 5 Wed TBA 1st Round NSIC Tournament
Nov. 8-9 Sat/Sun TBA 2008 NSIC Championships
(*) – NSIC Games