Horned Frog Soccer Releases 2012 Schedule
June 6, 2012
FORT WORTH, Texas - TCU Women's soccer head coach Eric Bell announced the schedule for the 2012 season Wednesday. The Horned Frogs home slate includes 10 matches at Garvey-Rosenthal Soccer Stadium, while traveling outside of Texas only twice during non-conference play.
This season's schedule features a trio of teams that the Horned Frogs have never met on the pitch. Montana, West Virginia and Kansaswill all head to Garvey-Rosenthal soccer stadium.
The Frogs open the season on the road, traveling to Albuquerque, N.M., to battle former Mountain West rival and reigning MWC Champion New Mexico on Aug. 17. The Lobos are one of eight NCAA tournament teams that the Frogswill square off against in 2012.
The Purple and White will debut the 2012 roster to their home crowd on Aug. 24, taking on the University of Montana during the TCU Invitational. The home opener is scheduled to start at 7:30 PM. TCU will conclude play in the Invitational against Stephen F. Austin on Aug. 26 before heading out on theroad to face former Conference USA rival Rice on Aug. 31.
TCU will spend the first two weeks of September at home hosting Nevada (Sept. 2), SMU (Sept. 7), Texas State (Sept. 9) and Houston Baptist (Sept. 14). The Frogs will hit the road for the final two non-conference games of the season against North Texas on Sept. 16 and Denver on Sept. 21.
The Frogs will end the month of September at home as they open Big 12 Conference play for the first time against West Virginia on Sept. 28 and Kansas on September 30.
The Purple and White will hit the road for a three-game stretch against Iowa State, Oklahoma State and Oklahoma, Oct. 5, Oct. 12 and Oct. 14, respectively. This will be the third-straight year to play Oklahoma State, but the first as a conference rival.
The Frogs will then head back home to play Texas Tech for the tenth season in a row on Oct. 19. TCU will honor the senior class and conclude the home schedule at Garvey-Rosenthal Soccer Stadium versus Texas at 1 p.m. on Oct. 21. The regular season will conclude at Baylor on Oct. 26.
The Big 12 Championships are set to be held in San Antonio, Texas, Oct. 31-Nov. 4.
2012 TCU Soccer Schedule
Aug. 17 - at New Mexico, 8 p.m.
Aug. 24 - Montana, 7:30 p.m.
Aug. 26 - Stephen F. Austin, 1:30 p.m.
Aug. 31 - at Rice, 7 p.m.
Sept. 2 - Nevada, 1:00 p.m.
Sept. 7 - SMU, 7:00 p.m.
Sept. 9 - Texas State, 1:00 p.m.
Sept. 14 - Houston Baptist, 7:00 p.m.
Sept. 16 - at North Texas, 1:00 p.m.
Sept. 21 - at Denver, 8:00 p.m.
Sept. 28 - West Virginia, 7:00 p.m.*
Sept. 30 - Kansas, 1:00 p.m.*
Oct. 5 - at Iowa State, 7:00 p.m.*
Oct. 12 - at Oklahoma State, 7:00 p.m.*
Oct. 14 - at Oklahoma, 1:00 p.m.*
Oct. 19 - Texas Tech, 7:00 p.m.*
Oct. 21 - Texas, 1:00 p.m.*
Oct. 26 - at Baylor, 7:00 p.m.*
Oct. 31-Nov. 4 - Big 12 Championships, San Antonio, Texas.
* - denotes Big 12 Conference match
BOLD - denotes home matches
All times are Central