SAINT LEO, Fla. – Head Women's Soccer coach Ged O'Connor has revealed the 2014 Sunshine State Conference schedule for the Lions' 2014 campaign, it was announced Thursday. O'Connor is just one season removed from his seventh winning record in eight years at the helm of the program, finishing with a 10-7 tally in 2013.
During his tenure as head coach, O'Connor owns a 38-23-3 record in Sunshine State Conference play and has guided his squad to five NCAA Tournament appearances as well as the program's first SSC regular season title in 2011.
The 2014 season will feature a total of 17 contests including eight SSC matchups for the Lions. The Green and Gold will host nine home games at University Field throughout the year.
After a seven game warm-up, Saint Leo will kick off conference play against Nova Southeastern University with a home contest on Saturday, Sep. 27. The squad will then face seven SSC opponents for the month of October, beginning with a home game against the University of Tampa on the Wednesday, Oct. 1. The following week, the Lions will travel to Melbourne, Fla. to face Florida Tech on Saturday, Oct. 4.
The team will trek to Rollins College on Saturday, Oct. 11 before hosting Eckerd College on Wednesday, Oct. 15, and reigning SSC champions Barry University on the Saturday, Oct. 18 for the final home contest of the regular season.
O'Connor's squad will conclude the regular season with a pair of road contests against Florida Southern College (Oct. 22) before ending the 2014 campaign with a Saturday matinee versus Lynn University on Saturday, Oct. 25.
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