MILWAUKEE – Following Tuesday's announcement of the women's soccer conference schedule the Alverno soccer team has announced its full allotment of games for the upcoming 2019 season under the direction of head coach Lisa Waltz.
In addition to the dozen conference matchups, Alverno will play a total of 19 matches on the season that is slated to begin on Friday, August 30. Last season Alverno registered five victories on the season and will look to improve upon that total in 2019.
The year will begin with a trio of games away from home starting with Principia on Friday, August 30 at 8 p.m., the weekend will continue the following day when Alverno visits Blackburn for a 3 p.m. start. Following the weekend trip to Illinois, the Inferno will head north to the upper peninsula of Michigan to battle with Finlandia on Saturday, September 7.
The following day the Inferno will return home for their 2019 Alverno Field debut, when the Inferno host UW-Superior for a 1:00 p.m. start. On Saturday, September 14, Alverno hosts Lawrence for another 1 p.m. start.
After a quick trip to Mount Mary on September 17, Alverno welcomes in Iowa Wesleyan for a 4:00 p.m. start on Friday, September 20. Last season the Inferno kicked off the 2018 campaign with a win over Iowa Wesleyan by a 7-4 score.
Conference play will follow the opening seven matches beginning with Concordia Wisconsin at home on September 25 before a trip to Lakeland four days later.
Alverno welcomes Dominican to Milwaukee to start off the month of October on the 2nd, before travelling to Wisconsin Lutheran (Oct. 5) and Concordia Chicago (Oct. 9). Alverno will host MSOE on October 12 before heading to Aurora on October 16.
The final five games of the year will begin with Marian at home on October 19 before a quick two-game trip to Edgewood (Oct. 23) and Illinois Tech (Oct. 26). The last two of the regular season will take place at home with Rockford coming to Milwaukee on October 29, followed by Benedictine the following afternoon on October 30.
With the announcement of the non-conference opponents, the full slate of soccer matches for the 2019 season is listed below. Home matches are in bold, while conference matches are marked with an asterisk.
|Aug. 30||at Principia||8:00 pm|
|Aug. 31||at Blackburn||3:00 pm|
|Sept. 7||at Finlandia||10:00 am|
|Sept. 8||UW-Superior||1:00 pm|
|Sept. 14||Lawrence||1:00 pm|
|Sept. 17||at Mount Mary||4:00 pm|
|Sept. 20||Iowa Wesleyan||4:00 pm|
|Sept. 25||Concordia Wisconsin *||4:30 pm|
|Sept. 29||at Lakeland *||3:00 pm|
|Oct. 2||Dominican *||3:30 pm|
|Oct. 5||at Wisconsin Lutheran *||3:30 pm|
|Oct. 9||at Concordia Chicago *||3:00 pm|
|Oct. 12||MSOE *||12:00 pm|
|Oct. 16||at Aurora *||7:00 pm|
|Oct. 19||Marian *||1:00 pm|
|Oct. 23||at Edgewood *||7:00 pm|
|Oct. 26||at Illinois Tech *||1:00 pm|
|Oct. 29||Rockford *||3:30 pm|
|Oct. 30||Benedictine *||3:00 pm|