Women's Soccer Announces 2002 Schedule
April 4, 2002
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Oregon State University announced its 2002 women's soccer schedule on Thursday. The 20-game slate will feature 11 contests played in Corvallis.
OSU will face a formidable opponent in its season opener, when the Beavers travel to the Nike Tournament in Tallahassee, Fla., to face a Top-20 team in host Florida State on August 30.
Oregon State opens play on Lorenz Field against University of Hawaii on September 6 and will host its own Nike Tournament, including University of Oregon, University of the Pacific and Wisconsin-Green Bay, the weekend of September 20.
When the competitive Pacific-10 Conference schedules roles around in mid-October, the Beavers find themselves on the road for five contests, with home matches coming against the Washington and Arizona schools.
The Beavers, who finished the 2001 season with their best overall record (10-8-2) since the 1995 campaign, return all four of their top scorers and their entire defensive corps. All-Pacific-10 Conference honorees, Mandy Melendez, Katie Henderson and Morgan Crabtree head the list of returners.
A copy of the 2002 schedule is listed below. All times are Pacific and subject to change.
|Aug. 30||Fri.||at Florida State||Tallahassee, FL||4 p.m.|
|Sept. 1||Sun.||vs. Wake Forest||Tallahassee, FL||9 a.m.|
|SEPT. 6||FRI.||HAWAII||CORVALLIS||5 P.M.|
|SEPT. 8||SUN.||GONZAGA||CORVALLIS||2 P.M.|
|Sept. 13||Fri.||at Long Beach State||Long Beach, CA||4 p.m.|
|Sept. 15||Sun.||at UC Santa Barbara||Santa Barbara, CA||1 p.m.|
|SEPT. 20||FRI.||Oregon vs. Pacific#||CORVALLIS||2:30 P.M.|
|SEPT. 20||FRI.||WISCONSIN GREEN BAY#||CORVALLIS||5 P.M.|
|SEPT. 22||SUN.||Oregon vs. Wisconsin Green Bay#||CORVALLIS||12 P.M.|
|SEPT. 22||SUN.||PACIFIC#||CORVALLIS||2 P.M.|
|SEPT. 27||FRI.||AIR FORCE||CORVALLIS||4 P.M.|
|SEPT. 29||SUN.||PORTLAND||CORVALLIS||2 P.M.|
|OCT. 4||FRI.||NEW MEXICO||CORVALLIS||3 P.M.|
|OCT. 11||FRI.||WASHINGTON STATE*||CORVALLIS||3 P.M.|
|OCT. 13||SUN.||WASHINGTON*||CORVALLIS||2 P.M.|
|Oct. 18||Fri.||at Stanford*||Stanford, CA||7 p.m.|
|Oct. 20||Sun.||at California*||Berkeley, CA||1 p.m.|
|OCT. 25||FRI.||ARIZONA STATE*||CORVALLIS||3 P.M.|
|OCT. 27||SUN.||ARIZONA*||CORVALLIS||12 P.M.|
|Nov. 1||Fri.||at USC*||Los Angeles, CA||TBA|
|Nov. 3||Sun.||at UCLA*||Los Angeles, CA||TBA|
|Nov. 8||Fri.||at Oregon*||Eugene, OR||7 p.m.|
All times Pacific - subject to change
*-denotes Pacific-10 Conference game
#-denotes NIKE Tournament