Men’s Soccer to Play Pair of Matches in Colorado

Men’s Soccer to Play Pair of Matches in Colorado

(photo credit Gil Talbot) 

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard men's soccer team heads west to Colorado this weekend to take on No. 5 Denver and No. 23 Air Force in a pair of matchups on Friday and Sunday. Game times are set for 9 p.m. EST on Friday and 1 p.m. EST on Sunday.

How to Follow
Broadcast: N/A at Denver  |  at Air Force
Live Stats: at Denver  |  at Air Force
Twitter: @harvardmsoccer
Admission: at Denver  |  Free at Air Force 

What to Know

  • Harvard is set to play its second and third top-25 opponents in 10 days after facing then-No. 22 UMass Lowell at Jordan Field last Thursday.
  • The Crimson has put 58.8 percent of its shots on target in the first four games.
  • Five of six freshmen have already made their career debuts, with Alex Debayo-Doherty having already scored his first career goal.
  • Harvard is playing both Denver and Air Force for the first time in program history.

At the Helm
Pieter Lehrer, The Virginia B. and James O. Welch Jr. '52 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Soccer, enters his sixth season at the helm of the Crimson in 2018. Prior to the 2018 season, Lehrer has amassed a 39-31-12 overall record while going 19-9-5 in Ivy League play and has led Harvard to a top three conference finish in three of the last five seasons. 

Next Up
Following its Rocky Mountain swing, the Crimson will return to Cambridge to host crosstown rival Boston University on Sept. 19 before a 10-day hiatus leading into the Ivy League opener against Yale on Sept. 29.