The Riverhounds SC announced its preliminary preseason schedule on Monday, as an initial six-game preseason slate that includes all home matches against college teams, USL foe Loudoun United FC plus an encounter against Major League Soccer’s Columbus Crew SC.
The club also shared that there’s a possibility of more preseason matches being added at a later date.
The Hounds kick off its preseason with a match against Villanova University on Sunday, Feb. 9 at Highmark Stadium. The Hounds will also host Penn State University (Saturday, Feb. 15) and the University of Pittsburgh (Wednesday, Feb. 19) before making a road trip to battle Columbus Crew SC on Monday, March 2.
All preseason matches at Highmark Stadium are free to attend for the public. Riverhounds SC will open training camp on Monday, Feb. 3.
The Hounds will begin its season on March 14, at Charlotte, and its home schedule on March 21, against Louisville City FC.
The entire preseason schedule is below. Dates and times are subject to change.
2020 Preseason Schedule:
Sunday, Feb. 9 – Villanova University – 2 p.m. at Highmark Stadium
Saturday, Feb. 15 – Penn State University – 2 p.m. at Highmark Stadium
Wednesday, Feb. 19 – University of Pittsburgh – 7 p.m. at Highmark Stadium
Saturday, Feb. 22 – University of Akron – 2 p.m. at Highmark Stadium
Wednesday, Feb. 26 – Loudoun United FC – 12 p.m. at Highmark Stadium
Monday, March 2 – @Columbus Crew SC – 1 p.m. at TBD venue