COLUMBIA, Ky. — Mid-South Conference officials announced the 2020-21 men and women’s soccer schedules on Wednesday.
The 11-game Mid-South Conference slate begins on Feb. 14, 2021, with the final match of the regular season scheduled for March 23, 2021. All dates are scheduled for men and women’s doubleheaders.
Any non-conference matches added to the schedule will be announced at a later date.
Postseason play is scheduled to begin in the Mid-South Conference Tournament with opening round matches slated for March 28, 2021, at higher seeds. The opening-round winners advance to the MSC Tournament final site in Bowling Green Ky.
The men’s tournament quarterfinals are slated for March 31 with the semifinals on April 1. The women’s tournament quarterfinals are scheduled for April 2 with the semifinals on April 3. Both championship matches are scheduled for Saturday, April 10, 2021, in Bowling Green.
The Blue Raiders open its conference slate on Feb. 14 at Campbellsville (Ky.). Lindsey Wilson opens conference play at Walter S. Reuling Stadium on Feb. 21 against Life (Ga.).
The Blue Raiders also host Cumberland (Tenn.), Cumberlands (Ky.), Thomas More (Ky.), and MSC newcomers Bethel (Tenn.) and Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) this season. Lindsey Wilson’s road trips include matches at Georgetown (Ky.), Pikeville (Ky.), Shawnee State (Ohio), and the final Mid-South newcomer Martin Methodist (Tenn.).
The MSC administrative council voted to postpone the 2020 fall season on Aug. 11 due to concerns surrounding COVID-19.
NAIA officials announced on Aug. 20 that the women’s soccer tournament would move from Orange Beach, Alabama, to Foley, Ala. to the Ralph Schumacher Soccer Complex with the final-site tournament beginning running April 27 through May 3, 2021. The men’s soccer tournament final site is moving to Blanchard Woods Park in Columbia County, Georgia, running May 4-10.