Harvard Announces 2013 Men’s Soccer Schedule

Harvard Announces 2013 Men’s Soccer Schedule

Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium will be one of two home sites for the Crimson this season (Harvard Athletic Communications).

The Harvard men’s soccer team will play 10 games on their home pitch as the 2013 men’s soccer schedule was announced Tuesday. 2013 marks Pieter Lehrer’s, the Virginia B. and James O. Welch, Jr. '52 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Soccer, first season at the helm of the Harvard men’s soccer team.

The Crimson kicks off play Sept. 6 against Iona at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium before entertaining Davidson two days later on Ohiri Field. Harvard’s first road test comes at Providence Sept. 12 and a home game against Lafayette follows Sept. 15. The Crimson will travel to Connecticut to take on Hartford Sept. 20, before a three-game home stretch featuring Massachusetts (Sept. 22), Boston University (Sept. 25) and St. Francis (Sept. 29).

Ivy play commences with a road test against archrival Yale Oct. 5. Harvard will travel to Ithaca, N.Y., to take on Cornell one week later, and hosts its first home league game Oct. 19 against Brown. A short road trip to Boston College occurs Oct. 22 before Harvard hosts Princeton on Alumni Weekend Oct. 26. Dartmouth comes to Cambridge Nov. 2 before the Crimson faces road tests in Holy Cross (Nov. 6) and Columbia (Nov. 9). The regular season wraps up with a home game against Penn Nov. 16.

The Crimson will face Iona, Boston University, Brown, Dartmouth and Penn under the lights at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium, while all other home contests will take place at Ohiri. For information on live streaming for men’s soccer games, please visit GoCrimson.com.