BENNINGTON, Vt. – The Southern Vermont College Department of Athletics released on Wednesday its 2017 fall schedules for the College’s men's cross country, women's cross country, men's soccer, women's soccer, and women's volleyball teams.
Utilize the links below to see the complete schedule for each squad. To download an individual team’s schedule to your personal calendar: Go to that sport’s online schedule page, click the blue “Add to Calendar” button below the record/stats bar, and follow the instructions.
Men’s cross country will start its 2017 regular season on Saturday, September 2 with its annual Mountaineer Invitational on the SVC campus. Southern Vermont is then scheduled to partake in five other meets in order to prepare for the New England Collegiate Conference Championship; the league’s title race will be on Saturday, October 28 back at Stanley Park in Westfield, Mass.
Women’s cross country is set to begin the 2017 regular season on Saturday, September 2 with its annual Mountaineer Invitational on the team’s home course. SVC is slated to run in five additional regular season meets before heading back to Stanley Park in Westfield, Mass. for the New England Collegiate Conference Championship.
Men’s Soccer will start its 2017 regular season at Norwich University’s Cadet Kickoff Classic—a two-day event that begins with SVC taking on the hosts on Friday, September 1. Southern Vermont will then hold the Mountaineer Invitational for the first time since 2009 with that two-day tournament helping serve as SVC’s home opener when the squad takes on SUNY Canton in the first round on Saturday, September 9. The Mountaineers are set to open up New England Collegiate Conference action on Saturday, September 23 when they host Wheelock College for a 3:30 p.m. kickoff.
Women’s soccer is set to begin regular season play on Friday, September 1 on the road at Penn State Altoona. Southern Vermont then hosts Lyndon State College for a 7 p.m. start at Manchester’s Applejack Stadium as part of the 2017 College Soccer Series on Wednesday, September 6. The Mountaineers open up New England Collegiate Conference action September 16 at Lesley University, and SVC follows that with its first true home match on Everett Field on Tuesday, September 19 with a 4 p.m. kickoff against Clark University.
Women’s volleyball kicks off its 2017 campaign with the New England College Tournament September 1-2 as the Mountaineers will take on the hosting Pilgrims, Fisher College and Curry College during the weekend. Southern Vermont holds its home opener on Wednesday, September 20 with a 7 p.m. first serve against Castleton University, and SVC then opens up New England Collegiate Conference action on Tuesday, October 3 at Becker College.
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