July 26, 2013
Tagged: Adelphi University, Athletics

Save the Dates: Season Openers


The start of Adelphi’s 2013–2014 athletic year is now a few weeks away. Both men’s and women’s soccer have their first games on Thursday, September 5, when the men’s team will host the Molloy College Lions in front of the home crowd at 7:00 p.m. in their first game at the Division II level while the women travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for a non-conference matchup against Chestnut Hill.

The following day, field hockey makes their 2013 debut in a home contest against West Chester University at 4:00 p.m. while volleyball kicks off their season in Allendale, Michigan, at the Laker Classic Tournament against Grand Valley State, followed by a match against Wayne State later in the day.

Both the men’s and women’s cross country teams hit the trails for the first time on Saturday, September 7,when they head to Oakdale, New York, to compete in the Brick Stone Invitational. Rounding out the fall sports will be both tennis squads. The women’s contingent hosts Le Moyne on September 13 at 10:00 a.m., while the men welcome NYIT on September 15 at 10:00 a.m.

This piece is from the Summer 2013 issue of e-News from AU.


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