CASTINE, Maine – The 2019 Maine Maritime Academy men's soccer schedule has been announced.
The Mariners will open up their 2019 campaign with a six-game homestand beginning on Friday, August 30 when they host the University of New England at 8:00 pm. Maine Maritime will host the three-day 2019 Maritime Cup on September 6-8, with a game against Massachusetts Maritime on Friday night and SUNY Maritime on Sunday afternoon.
The team will host the 2018 NESCAC Champion, Colby College on Wednesday, September 11 before opening up North Atlantic Conference (NAC) play against in-state rival, Husson University on Saturday, September 14 at 1:00 pm on Ritchie Field for Soccer Friends/Family/Alumni Day.
Maine Maritime will travel to face the NAC's newest member, SUNY Delhi on Saturday, September 21 and UMaine-Farmington on Saturday, September 28, before returning home for four-straight home games.
The Mariners will host SUNY Canton for a rematch of last year's NAC Semifinals on Saturday, October 5 before hosting the 2007 National Champion and back-to-back NCAA Tournament participant, Middlebury on Sunday, October 6. NVU-Johnson and NVU-Lyndon will travel to Castine for a NAC doubleheader beginning on Saturday, October 12.
The Mariners will play a pair of non-conference games against Bates on Tuesday, October 15 and Southern Maine on Saturday, October 19 before wrapping up the regular season at UMaine-Presque Isle on Saturday, October 26 and at home against Thomas College on Tuesday, October 29.
Last season the Mariners went 8-7-1 overall and 6-1 in the conference to clinch the top seed in the NAC Tournament. Maine Maritime fell to SUNY Canton, 2-1 in the NAC Semifinals.
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