Men's soccer announces 2019 schedule

Men's soccer announces 2019 schedule

Nine home games, including four against Division II schools, highlight the 2019 UC Santa Cruz men's soccer schedule.

After hosting Division II Academy of Art in the season opener, UCSC travel to old rivals Menlo on September 4th for the first game against the Oaks since 2015.

Then comes four straight games against Northwest Conference opponents. UCSC play two in Spokane September 6 and 8 against Whitworth and Whitman. Then, Tacoma schools Pacific Lutheran and Puget Sound come to Santa Cruz the following weekend for the UCSC Tournament.

After a trip to Cal State Monterey Bay on the 20th, UCSC host San Francisco State on September 22nd before closing September with two road games at William Jessup on the 25th and Fresno Pacific on the 28th.

The Banana Slugs open October hosting another old rival in Cal State East Bay on the 8th before five games that month against the SCIAC. UCSC visits Occidental October 12 and then host Redlands the 16th. An overnight visit to Pomona-Pitzer the 19th is followed by a weekend road trip the 26th and 28th against La Verne and Chapman respectively.

The Banana Slugs then close with three home games against Dominican, Sierra Nevada College and Cal Maritime.