CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT men's soccer team kicks off the 2012 season on Friday, August 31 at 7:00 p.m. with a home game against Bridgewater State, the first time the two teams have played against each other since the 1930s. It will be the first of a 15-game season for the men, seven of which will take place at home. The Engineers will remain at home that Sunday, Sept. 2, to host Emerson at 1:00 p.m.
Following the first two games, the Cardinal and Gray will be on the road, playing at Framingham State (Sept. 4) before traveling to Wentworth Inst. of Tech. (Sept. 8), Brandeis (Sept. 9) and Babson (Sep. 15). Babson will be the first contest of the season against a NEWMAC opponent.
Following their return home, the Engineers will host Roger Williams at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept.19 and will travel to Emmanuel on Sept. 22. The men will remain at home to play Elms (Sept. 26) and Wheaton (Sept. 29) before heading out on the road again, this time to play Salve Regina on October 2.
MIT will continue their busy season by facing WPI, also nicknamed the Engineers (Oct. 6), before returning home to square off against Springfield on Oct. 13. The men will be back on the road to Tufts (Oct. 17), will return to MIT to face Coast Guard (Oct. 20) and will close out the regular season by traveling to Clark on Oct. 27.
2012 MIT Men's Soccer Schedule
|Aug. 31||BRIDGEWATER STATE||CAMBRIDGE||7:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 2||EMERSON||CAMBRIDGE||1:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 4||at Framingham State||Framingham, Mass.||1:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 8||at Wentworth Inst. of Tech.||Boston, Mass.||12:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 9||at Brandeis||Waltham, Mass.||2:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 15||at Babson *||Wellesley, Mass.||1:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 19||ROGER WILLIAMS||CAMBRIDGE||6:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 22||at Emmanuel||Boston, Mass.||1:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 26||ELMS||CAMBRIDGE||7:00 p.m.|
|Sept. 29||WHEATON||CAMBRIDGE||4:00 p.m.|
|Oct. 2||at Salve Regina||Newport, R.I.||7:00 p.m.|
|Oct. 6||at WPI *||Worcester, Mass.||5:00 p.m.|
|Oct. 13||SPRINGFIELD *||CAMBRIDGE||4:00 p.m.|
|Oct. 17||at Tufts||Medford, Mass.||4:00 p.m.|
|Oct. 20||COAST GUARD *||CAMBRIDGE||1:00 p.m.|
|Oct. 27||at Clark *||Worcester, Mass.||2:30 p.m.|
* Conference Event
All Times Eastern (Local Time) and subject to change
Home games in BOLD