Gents Soccer Releases 2011 Schedule
Thursday, April 21, 2011
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's soccer team and head coach David Orr have released the 2011 soccer schedule as the Gents gear up for new DIII American Southwest Conference.

Centenary is slated to play 18 games, 14 of which are members of the ASC. The Gents will open its season with an exhibition game at Austin College on August 27 at 4 pm.

Of the 18 scheduled contests, Centenary is set to host 11 home games this upcoming season as 10 are scheduled to be double-headers with the Ladies soccer team.

"We are thrilled that we are able to play so many home games. We have traditionally found much success when playing at home," said Orr.

Following the exhibition match at Austin College, Centenary will host five straight, beginning with Texas College on Sept. 1 at 7 pm, followed by non-conference foes, UNO and LSUS.

Centenary will open ASC play on Sept. 16 at 3 pm against Schreiner on Mayo Field

"The ASC is a very competitive conference with great programs, lots a great coaches and we are excited and privileged to be part of it. The competition will be strong. We will arguably play one of the most competitive geographic regions in the country, which makes it exciting," said Orr.

The American Southwest Conference is one of the largest intercollegiate athletic conferences in NCAA Division III. The conference is made up of 16 institutions that spread across Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi.