UVA Plays Liberty in Friendly at 7 p.m. Tuesday
Aug. 15, 2016
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢’Â¬” The Virginia men’s soccer team entertains Liberty in exhibition play at 7 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 16) at KlÃƒÂ¶ckner Stadium. This is the second of three home friendlies for the Cavaliers in the run-up to the regular season. Ranked 17th nationally in the preseason NSCAA poll, UVA also plays host to No. 10 Georgetown on Saturday (Aug. 20). Admission is free.
Virginia opened its exhibition schedule last Saturday at home against Longwood, scoring a 3-0 win. Paddy Foss (Sr., South Riding, Va.), Simeon Okoro (So., Weston, Conn.) and Jerren Nixon Jr. (Atlanta, Ga.) each scored for the Cavaliers. Defensively, UVA surrendered only one shot on goal in the contest. Thirteen newcomers to the Virginia program also made their debuts, while UVA used 30 players in the match.
Virginia kicks off its regular-season schedule on Friday, Aug. 26, at home against No. 21 Coastal Carolina.
Regular-Season Ticket Information
A limited number of reserved season tickets remain available and are $45 apiece. General admission season tickets are available for adults ($20), Youth/Senior ($15) and UVA Faculty/Staff ($15).
Single-game tickets are $9 for reserved seats if available, $7 for adults and $5 for youth, seniors and faculty/staff. Group ticket orders of 20 or more tickets are $4 per ticket.
All fans can order season tickets online, in person or by telephone. To purchase tickets online, visit VirginiaSports.com/Tickets. In-person purchases can be made at the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office in Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium on weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Telephone purchases can be made by calling 1-800-542-UVA1 (8821) or locally at 434-924-UVA1 (8821).
The Virginia men boast an outstanding 11-match home schedule, highlighted by visits from five 2015 NCAA qualifiers — Coastal Carolina, national runner-up Clemson (Sept. 17), Hofstra (Oct. 4), Radford (Oct. 11) and Notre Dame (Oct. 14).
Men’s Soccer Promotions Schedule
New noisemaker policy: Artificial noisemakers, excluding air horns, whistles and those that amplify electric sound, will be permitted at all home men’s soccer matches, including postseason events. The use of artificial noisemakers will be limited to Sections 4 and 5 in KlÃƒÂ¶ckner Stadium only.
Friday, Aug. 26:
– Sabre Rewards Night for students — first 500 students will receive the 2016-17 Hoo Crew t-shirt and the first 1,000 students will receive rally sticks
Friday, Sept. 30:
– Scarf Night — 2016 Cavalier Soccer scarf to the first 1,500 fans
– Cavman’s Crew Day
– Vuvuzela giveaway to the first 200 youth 8th grade and under
Friday, Oct. 14:
– Sabre Rewards Night for students — first 1,000 students will receive rally sticks
– Knockerball tournament at halftime
– 25th Anniversary recognition of the 1991 National Championship team
Friday, Oct. 28:
– Senior Night