Women's Soccer Team Releases Complete 2012 Schedule

(Photo courtesy of Brian Beard and Creative Images Photography)
(Photo courtesy of Brian Beard and Creative Images Photography)

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's soccer team has released its complete 2012 schedule.

The Polar Bears will be under the direction of new head coach Brianne Weaver, who will make her Bowdoin coaching debut on September 6 at the University of Southern Maine. Bowdoin will play a 14-match regular season, highlighted by seven home matches this fall.

Bowdoin will open its home slate on September 8 against Wesleyan University and will also play home contests against NESCAC rivals Bates (September 12), Connecticut College (September 29), Williams (October 7) and Trinity (October 20). The Polar Bears will also play home games against non-conference foes University of New England (September 25) and Maine-Farmington (October 3).

Key road matches will include NESCAC matches at Middlebury (September 22), at Colby (October 6) and a tough weekend at Hamilton and Amherst in consecutive days (October 13-14). Bowdoin will play its regular season finale at Tufts on October 24.

Bowdoin finished its 2011 campaign with a 6-6-3 record. The Polar Bears will be captained by Casey Blossom, Toni DaCampo and Molly Popolizio this fall.

COMPLETE 2012 SCHEDULE (times subject to change):