||ICC soccer announces 2015 schedule
FULTON, Miss. (WTVA/LetsGoICC.com) — Eight home matches highlight the 2015 Itawamba Community College soccer schedule announced by Athletic Director Carrie Ball-Williamson on Friday.
ICC will open the season at home against Pearl River Community College on Friday, August 21 and will open North Division play in Fulton on Tuesday, September 8 against Hinds Community College.
The Indians will trade home and away dates with Bethel University while traveling to Cuthbert, Georgia to face Andrew College.
“We are excited to get the guys back on campus and working towards the start of the season,” said men’s coach Mike Sullivan. “We will be bringing a lot of talented new faces to hopefully be able to build on the success we had last season.”
The Lady Indians, under the direction of first-year head coach David Strother, will face a trio of new opponents when they travel to Dayton, Tennessee to play Bryan College and Lookout Mountain, GA to take on Covenant College before hosting St. Louis Community College.
“August can’t get here fast enough,” said Strother. “We’ve got some solid players coming back from last season that will give us some much needed experience and leadership that will hopefully help our freshmen adjust quickly to playing on a highly-completive level of college soccer.”
ICC will wrap up its 17-match regular season in Fulton on Friday, October 23 against Meridian Community College.
The men’s North Division champion will host the 2015 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) State Tournament with the semifinals starting on Saturday, October 31 before concluding on Sunday, November 1 with the championship matches.