Green Bay Phoenix Soccer Tournament When: Friday, August 30 and Sunday, September 1 Where: Aldo Santaga Stadium, Green Bay, Wis. Schedule: Friday - Eastern Illinois vs. Northern Iowa, 2 p.m.; Western Illinois vs. Green Bay, 4 p.m. Sunday - Northern Iowa vs. Western Illinois, 11 a.m.; Eastern Illinois vs. Green Bay, 2 p.m. Live Stats:Click Here Video:Click Here Tickets:Click Here
The Green Bay women’s soccer team takes to the pitch at Aldo Santaga Stadium for the first time this season, hosting the Phoenix Soccer Tournament this weekend.
Western Illinois (1-1), Eastern Illinois (0-2) and Northern Iowa (0-2) will all make the trip to Green Bay. The Phoenix will take on Western Illinois on Friday at 4 p.m. and Eastern Illinois on Sunday at 2 p.m.
Entering the weekend with a record of 0-1-1, the Phoenix is excited to return home after opening the season on the road. GreenBayPhoenix.com caught up with head coach Trevor Warren to recap the previous weekend and look forward to Western Illinois and Eastern Illinois.
LOOKING AT THE LEATHERNECKS:RosterScheduleStats WIU comes in to the weekend with a record of 1-1, beating Northwestern in overtime before falling to Iowa State on Tuesday. Picked to finish third in the Summit League, the Leathernecks return 21 players from the 2012 squad that finished with 13 wins.
PLACING THE PANTHERS:RosterScheduleStats EIU is 0-2 this season, losing matches to new Horizon League foe Oakland in addition to Northern Illinois. Sunday’s match will be the fourth in a string of five games away from Charleston to start the season for the Panthers.
NEXT ON THE SCHEDULE: After the weekend tournament Green Bay will once again hit the road, traveling to Indiana State next Friday and Drake next Sunday.
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