The Spring Hill College women’s soccer team will open its second season under Head Coach Christian DeVries with a road match at NCAA Division 1 opponent Nicholls State University in Thibodeaux, La., on Friday at noon.
The Badgers have retooled their roster for the 2011 season welcoming 11 freshmen to a squad that returns six seniors and five sophomores from last year’s 6-11 record.
NSU finished 2010 with a 6-10-2 record and a 0-8-1 mark in the Southland Conference.
Spring Hill opens its home slate on Saturday, August 27, at 11 a.m. at Library Field versus Texas College in the second day of “The Classic on The Hill” tournament. The SHC men will follow at 1 p.m. against TC with a men’s and women’s doubleheader between Belhaven University and Lyon College starting at 3 and 5 p.m.
On Friday, August 26 Belhaven and Texas College begin the tournament’s festivities with men’s and Women’s double dip kicking off at 1 p.m.