ERIE, Pa. – Coming off the program's first-ever trip to the NCAA Sweet Sixteen, the Penn State Behrend men's soccer team announces their schedule for the upcoming 2019 season.
The Lions will host the annual Herb Lauffer Memorial Tournament Saturday, August 31 and Sunday, September 1 to open up the season, taking on Alfred in game one on Saturday at 12 p.m.. Behrend will face six non-conference opponents (Mt. Saint Vincent, Potsdam, Geneva, Allegheny, Grove City) and battle Mt. Aloysius for the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) opener to close out the month of September.
The Lions finish the remaining eight conference games throughout the entire month of October. The schedule features home conference games against D'Youville, Penn State Altoona and La Roche for Senior Day.
Behrend won the AMCC regular-season title and made their seventh appearance in the NCAA Tournament last season The Lions finished with a 16-4-2 record along with a final national ranking at No. 16.