August 30, 2012
Fall sports are underway this weekend. Here's what to watch for!
Fall sports get underway this weekend! Here's what to watch
Women's soccer at
MIT (8/31, 4 p.m.) and at Clark (9/1, 5 p.m.): The Judges blanked
the Engineers and Cougars at home last season, 2-0 each. Junior
midfielder Mary Shimko scored both game-winners.
country vs. Southern Maine at Weston High School (8/31, 5
p.m.): New England's 10th-ranked Brandeis women get a race
under their belts before the UMass Dartmouth Shriner's Classic
on 9/15, when both the men and women take the course.
Ithaca (9/1, 12 p.m.) and at Keene State (9/2, 2 p.m.): The Judges
have won back-to-back ECAC crowns and also won Keene State's Xara
Classic in 2011. Coach Mike Coven is entering his 40th season on
the sidelines for the Judges, but he'll be the junior coach against
KSC's Rob Butcher, who has guided the Owls for 41 seasons.
at Western Connecticut State
Invitational (8/31 at 7:30 p.m., 9/1 at 1 and 3 p.m.): The Judges
look to bounce back from a tough 2011 with their entire line-up
intact and a host of talented newcomers. Coach Michelle Kim's squad
takes on Salve Regina on Friday night and Johnson & Wales and
the host Colonials on Saturday afternoon. Brandeis went 2-1 at the
WCSU Invitational in 2011.