Broncos Head to Costal Carolina Soccer Classic
The Broncos play College of Charleston on Friday at 5 p.m. and then battle hosts Coastal Carolina on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. WMU is coming off a hard-fought, 1-0, loss to No. 19 Illinois. The Brown & Gold outshot the Fighting Illini 20-8 but were unable to find the back of the net. The lone goal surrendered was on a penalty kick in the second half.
College of Charleston (0-1-0) is also seeking their first win of the season. The Cougars dropped their season opener at home, 2-1, to UNC Charlotte. Senior midfielder Sarah Schaidle is the top returning scorer for Charleston, scoring seven goals in each of the last two seasons.
Coastal Carolina (1-1-0) opened the season with a 2-0 loss to Kentucky before beating Francis Marion 3-0.
WMU hosts Murray State on Friday, Aug. 31 at 4 p.m. for their home opener.