Kings Point, NY – The United States Merchant Marine Academy Soccer program has released the 2013 soccer schedule for this upcoming fall season. Their itinerary comprises a total of 18 games; nine of which will be held in Kings Point. Highlights include duels with industry rival SUNY Maritime on September 11, service academy rival Coast Guard on September 14, and senior day on October 26.
The Mariners "kick off" their 2013 campaign in Schenectady, NY with a pair of matches at the Union College Tournament on August 31 and September 1. Their first home match will take place as part of the Parent's Weekend/Acceptance Day festivities on September 7 when they square off against York College at 11:00am.
Merchant Marine will open their Landmark Conference schedule on the road against Susquehanna on September 21. Four of their seven conference games will take place at Kings Point; finishing the season with four consecutive home matches.
USMMA will also be hosting an alumni game during homecoming weekend on September 28 at 12:30pm.
Fans can view the complete 2013 Merchant Marine soccer schedule at the following link: http://usmmasports.com/sports/msoc/2013-14/schedule