Portsmouth, Ohio – Shawnee State men's soccer released their 2017 schedule on Tuesday morning, with highlights including the first Shawnee State fall Homecoming and the first night game at Shawnee Turf.
Shawnee State's home opener is set for Sunday, August 20 when they will host Saint Xavier (Ill.) at Shawnee Turf at 2:00pm. Nine days later, on August 29, the Bears will host Asbury in men's soccer's first ever night game at Shawnee Turf, with kickoff set for 8:00pm.
Shawnee State will also play their first ever fall Homecoming match this season on September 16, when they host Indiana Tech at 2:00pm. SSU's Mid-South Conference opener is against Lindsey Wilson on September 26, an 8:00pm kickoff.
Shawnee State Senior Day is tentatively set for Saturday, October 21 in Shawnee State's home finale against Campbellsville. Kickoff for that game is set for 8:00pm.
After the conclusion of the regular season at Pikeville on October 28, Shawnee State will play in the Mid-South Conference Tournament. The quarterfinals are set for November 2-3, with the semifinals and finals set to be played November 9-10, with all games to be played at South Warren High School in Bowling Green, Kentucky. If the Bears qualify for the NAIA National Championship, the tournament will be held in Delray Beach, Florida from November 27-December 2.
Shawnee State's schedule releases for this week will conclude tomorrow, when the women's soccer program will unveil their opponents for the 2017 season.