Aug. 25, 2016
BOCA RATON, Fla. - (August 25, 2016) - The Florida Atlantic University men's soccer team kicks off its 2016 campaign in the Music City, taking on Lipscomb and Belmont this Friday and Sunday, respectively.
The Owls return 13 contributors from their 2015 roster along with 17 newcomers to the pitch. FAU also boasts eight seniors this season, including top 2015 striker Thomas Gallitz. Phillip Hitpass and Josh Nolan also return to anchor the Owls in goal.
The 2016 home opener is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 2 at 7:30 p.m. against Niagara as part of a double-header with the women's team preceding the men's match. FAU will then host Wisconsin on Sept. 4 before opening Conference USA play against current No. 24 South Carolina on Sept. 17. For tickets to any of FAU's home matches, call 1-866-FAU-OWLS or visit FAUSports.com.