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Football Announces 2015 Schedule

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SALISBURY, N.C. -- Catawba College Director of Athletics, Larry Leckonby, and head coach Curtis Walker have announced the 2015 Catawba Indians football schedule.  The 11-game schedule features six home games among seven league contests and four non-conference tilts. 

“It is exciting to be able to play six games in front of our home crowd this season,” said Walker.  “We bring to Shuford Stadium a team we played back in the 2000 playoffs in West Georgia to start the season.  Limestone is a new team on the schedule and Davidson brings us a great rivalry.  This season we will have our second full recruiting class and I have never been more excited for the upcoming season.”

West Georgia will be making its second trip to Salisbury for the season opener on Sept. 5.  The first meeting came back in 2000 with Catawba prevailing 28-24 in the first round of the NCAA II playoffs.  After the opener, Catawba will travel to Davidson on Sept. 12 and Carson-Newman on Sept. 19.

The South Atlantic Conference has produced a new rotation on the league schedule.  Catawba’s conference opener at Carson-Newman will be followed by a conference home night game vs. Wingate on Sept. 26.  The Wingate game will coincide with Family Weekend at Catawba.

The Indians will stay at home to face Newberry the following week before a road game at Limestone on Oct. 10.  The Saints will be in their second season of football and have joined UNC Pembroke as schools with a scheduling alliance with the conference.

Catawba will return to Shuford Stadium on Oct. 17 to face Mars Hill and UNC Pembroke on Oct. 24.  The UNC Pembroke game will be part of Homecoming Weekend.

On Oct. 31, the Indians will travel to Brevard and then Tusculum on Nov. 7.  Catawba closes out the regular season at home against Lenoir-Rhyne on Nov. 14.     

In addition to Family Weekend on Sept. 26 and Homecoming on the weekend of Oct. 24, Catawba has moved its Hall of Fame ceremonies to the fall.  This year, the ceremony will be held on Friday night, Nov. 13.  The following afternoon, the Indians will host Lenoir-Rhyne in the regular-season finale.

Five of Catawba’s six home games will kickoff at 1:30 pm.  The lone home night game will be the Family Weekend game with Wingate which will have a 6 pm start time.


Catawba College
2015 Football Schedule


S/5 - WEST GEORGIA (SALISBURY), 1:30
S/12 - at Davidson (Davidson,NC), TBA
S/19 - at Carson-Newman* (Jefferson City,TN), TBA
S/26 - WINGATE* (FW) (SALISBURY), 6:00
O/3 - NEWBERRY* (SALISBURY), 1:30
O/10 - at Limestone (Gaffney,SC), TBA
O/17 - MARS HILL* (SALISBURY), 1:30
O/24 - UNC PEMBROKE (HC) (SALISBURY), 1:30
O/31 - at Brevard* (Brevard,NC), TBA
N/7 - at Tusculum* (Greeneville,TN), TBA
N/14 - LENOIR-RHYNE* (HOF) (SALISBURY), 1:30
N/21 - NCAA Playoffs – 1st Round, TBA
N/28 - NCAA Playoffs – 2nd Round, TBA
D/5 - NCAA Playoffs – Quarterfinal, TBA
D/12 - NCAA Playoffs – Semifinal, TBA
D/19 - NCAA Playoffs – Championship (Kansas City,KS), TBA

BOLD CAPS DENOTE HOME GAMES
* Denotes South Atlantic Conference games
(FW) Denotes Family Weekend
(HC) Denotes Homecoming Weekend
(HOF) Denotes Hall of Fame Weekend

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

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January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

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January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

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January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

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January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

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January 20

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173

Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2) 

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January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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