July 1, 2005
Nine ranked opponents highlight 2005 Men's Soccer ScheduleSALISBURY, N.C. -- Catawba College has announced its 2005 men’s soccer schedule. The Indians will play 17 matches with eight coming at home at Frock Field. Catawba posted a 14-6 record last season and earned a first-ever berth in the NCAA II Appalachian Region Tournament. The Indians finished the season ranked 20th in the nation. The schedule is loaded with ranked opponents as the Indians will face eight teams that were ranked in the top 10 of the region at the end of the 2004 year and will also face the Southeast region’s top team in UNC-Pembroke, who ranked fourth nationally at years end. Six South Atlantic Conference teams, including Catawba were among the top 10 in the Appalachian Region with Carson-Newman, ninth in NCAA II, and Tusculum, sixth in NCAA II, leading the way. Wingate, Newberry and Presbyterian were also ranked. The Indians will also face regionally-ranked Salem International, Charleston(WV), and Wheeling Jesuit. Catawba’s men will join the women with a pre-season training trip to Hawaii from Aug. 10-18. The Indians will host Queens University in an exhibition match on Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. and opens the regular season on the road at Barton on Aug. 27. The Tribe will open with five road matches before its home-opener on Sept. 14 against Mars Hill. Catawba College 2005 Men’s Soccer Schedule DATE OPPONENT SITE TIME Sat, Aug. 27 at Barton (Wilson,NC - 4:00) Wed, Aug. 31 at Pfeiffer (Misenheimer,NC - 4:00) Tue, Sep. 6 at UNC-Pembroke (Pembroke,NC - 4:30) Fri, Sep. 9 at WV Wesleyan (Buckhannon,WV - 7:00) Sun, Sep. 11 at Charleston,WV (Charleston,WV - 2:30) WED, SEP. 14 MARS HILL* (SALISBURY - 7:00) SAT, SEP. 17 WHEELING JESUIT (SALISBURY – TBA) WED, SEP. 21 NEWBERRY* (SALISBURY - 7:00) WED, SEP. 28 WINGATE* (SALISBURY - 5:00) WED, OCT. 5 LENOIR-RHYNE* (SALISBURY - 7:00) Sat, Oct. 8 at Carson-Newman* (Jefferson City,TN – 3:00) Tue, Oct. 11 at Belmont Abbey (Belmont,NC - 2:00) SAT, OCT. 15 PRESBYTERIAN* (SALISBURY - 7:00) Wed, Oct. 19 at Tusculum* (Greeneville,TN - 7:00) SUN, OCT. 23 SALEM INTERNATIONAL (SALISBURY - 1:00) WED, OCT. 26 ALDERSON-BROADDUS (SALISBURY - 5:00) Sat, Oct. 29 at Francis Marion (Florence,SC - 2:00) Tue, Nov. 1 SAC Tournament-1st Round (TBATBA) Nov. 5-6 SAC Tournament (Wingate,NC) BOLD CAPS DENOTE HOME GAMES * Denotes South Atlantic Conference matches #####
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th
Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic
Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60
Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.
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