RAMS RELEASE 2019 FIELD HOCKEY SCHEDULE

RICHMOND, Va. – VCU Field Hockey has released its 2019 schedule that features 10 home matches and matchups against 2018 NCAA Tournament participants William & Mary and Saint Joseph's.

The Rams open the season on Aug. 30 at Lafayette College before returning to Richmond for a four-game homestand. The Rams host LIU (Sept. 6), Bucknell (Sept. 7), William & Mary (Sept. 13) and ODU (Sept. 15).

VCU opens Atlantic 10 conference play with a match at crosstown rival Richmond on Sept. 20 then plays host to UC Davis the following day (Sept. 21). After a road trip to Saint Louis (Sept. 29), VCU has back-to-back home games against A-10 foes in Davidson (Oct. 4) and Saint Francis (Oct. 6).

The Rams close their home schedule with a three-game homestand against Saint Joseph's (Oct. 18), La Salle (Oct. 20) and Ball State (Oct. 27) which is slated for Senior Day.

The Black and Gold conclude the regular season with a match at Massachusetts (Nov. 1) and neutral site matchup against Maine (Nov. 3) at UMass. The Atlantic 10 Championship will be held Nov. 8-9 at the University of Richmond. 

VCU is coming off a 2018 season in which the Rams went 12-7 overall and reached their first A-10 Championship match after going 7-1 in A-10 play. The seven A-10 wins set a new program record for conference wins in a season and VCU earned the No. 2 seed in the A-10 Championship.

 

2019 VCU Field Hockey Schedule

Aug 30             7:00pm            at Lafayette 

Sept 6              3:00pm            LIU

Sept 7              3:00pm            Bucknell

Sept 13            3:00pm            William & Mary

Sept 15            1:00pm            ODU   

Sept 20            3:00pm            at Richmond 

Sept 21            2:00pm            UC Davis

Sept 29            12:00pm          at Saint Louis

Oct 4               3:00pm            Davidson

Oct 6               2:00pm            Saint Francis (Pa.)

Oct 11             3:00pm            at Lock Haven 

Oct 13             12:00pm          at America

Oct 18             3:00pm            Saint Joseph's 

Oct 20             2:00pm           La Salle

Oct 27             1:00pm            Ball State

Nov 1               3:00pm            at UMass 

Nov 3               1:00pm            Maine (at UMass)

Nov 8-9           TBD                 A10 Championship (at Richmond)

Bold signifies home games

*Denotes Atlantic 10 conference game