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Ladies Soccer Announces 2016 Schedule
Ladies Soccer Announces 2016 Schedule
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

SHREVEPORT, La. – Centenary College and Ladies soccer 3rd-year head coach David Orr announced the 2016 schedule Wednesday, May 4. The slate features 19 games and an exhibition, including nine home games.

“The Fall of 2016 is going to be very exciting for Centenary Ladies Soccer! We have as many, if not more, newcomers to our roster as we do returners. This creates an exciting and anxious opportunity to build upon,” explained Coach Orr. “The returning players are all exceptional student-athletes and great people, and with an equally exceptional incoming class of newcomers, we are all very excited. This upcoming 2016 Ladies roster has the opportunity to build a positive legacy, and live that legacy for years to come. I know we have three months before we begin preseason, but I think we are all very excited and anxious to get started right away!

The season begins with an exhibition at the University of the Ozarks Aug. 27. The Maroon and White begin the regular season with a road game at Belhaven Sept. 1, which kicks off a stretch of five games in nine days. Centenary plays its home opener on Saturday afternoon, Sept. 3, against in-state rival Louisiana College.

After the home opener, the Ladies will play 5-of-6 games away from Mayo Fielder. Centenary travels to LeTourneau Sept. 6 and opens up Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play at Austin College Sept. 9. The Maroon and White stays put in Sherman, Texas, to take on McMurry September 10.

After Millsaps visits Shreveport Sept. 14, the Ladies travel to the heart of Texas to take on Southwestern and Texas Lutheran Sept. 16 and 18.

Following the long road trip, Centenary will play 5-of-6 games at home. Schreiner and Trinity visit Mayo Field Sept. 23 and 25. Centenary welcomes Texas A&M Texarkana, a third-year program, for the final home non-conference game Sept. 30.

Centenary begins October with a road game at Dallas Oct. 2. After the lone road game, Southwestern and Texas Lutheran comes to Shreveport Oct. 7 and 9. The Maroon and White return the trip to Schreiner and Trinity Oct. 14 and 16 before Dallas comes to Mayo Field Oct. 23.

Centenary ends October with a non-conference game at Hendrix on the 25th before Austin College comes to Shreveport for the final regular season game on the 29th.

The SCAC Conference Tournament will be in Kerrville, Texas, Nov. 4-6. Schreiner hosts the tournament, which involves the top-6 teams in the conference.