TAMIU’s Soccer Team Kicks Off 2007 Season Friday, Aug. 24

TAMIU’s Soccer Team
Kicks Off 2007 Season Friday

Texas A&M International University’s women’s soccer team will kick off the 2007 season with games on Friday, Aug. 24 and Monday, Aug. 27. The Dustdevils will play Georgian Court University in a neutral site game at St. Mary’s University in San Antonio on Friday before hosting UT-Brownsville on Monday.

TAMIU is competing as a second year provisional member of the NCAA Division II Heartland Conference while Georgian Court is a full NCAA Division II member of the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference.  GCU is located in Lakewood, N.J.  UT-Brownsville is a first year program participating in the NAIA-affiliated Red River Athletic Conference.  

Friday’s game will kickoff at 4 p.m. and Monday’s contest is slated for a 2 p.m. start.  TAMIU’s men’s team will play a scrimmage against UT-Brownsville on Monday at 4 p.m.

Admission to TAMIU soccer is $5 for adults and $3 for students (K-12).  Anyone with a TAMIU ID is admitted free of charge.

For more information, please contact Dan Lathey, associate director or Athletics, at 326.2892.

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Relations, Marketing and Information Services at prmis@tamiu.edu