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Robert Morris women’s soccer reveals 2024 schedule

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RMU women’s soccer team released its schedule for the 2024 season, head coach Michelle Rick announced Tuesday.

The Colonials are slated to play an 18-game campaign, which includes 10 Horizon League contests.

“Talking to the team, they’re very excited,” said Rick. “Our team has momentum coming off a historic season for the program. I feel our non-conference schedule will prepare us to compete in the Horizon League come September.”

After a pair of exhibition matches at Duquesne (August 8) and at Mercyhurst (August 10), RMU opens its regular season at the North Athletic Complex (NAC) against Le Moyne on August 18. The Colonials also host Saint Francis U (August 29), Akron (September 5) and Dartmouth (September 8) in non-conference action.

RMU opens up the road portion of the non-conference schedule at Southern Indiana (August 22) and Indiana State (August 25) before facing West Virginia (September 1) and Chicago State (September 15).

Horizon League play begins on the road at Oakland (September 19) followed by Detroit Mercy (September 22).

The Colonials return to the NAC to host Purdue Fort Wayne (September 26), IUI (September 29) and Northern Kentucky (October 5).

The final road trip begins at Cleveland State (October 10) followed by defending Horizon League champion Milwaukee (October 17) and Green Bay (October 20).

The regular season wraps up at home with Wright State (October 26) and Youngstown State (October 30) for Senior Day.

For the postseason, the top six teams qualify for the Horizon League Championship, with the top two finishers earning byes into the semifinal round.

Date Round
November 3 Quarterfinal
November 7 Semifinal
November 9 Final

To view the full schedule on the website, click here.

Rick enters her first season as the head coach along with assistants Reaghan Duval and Erik Eisenhut.

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John Krysinsky has covered soccer and other sports for many years for various publications and media outlets. He is also author of 'Miracle on the Mon' -- a book about the Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC, which chronicles the club, particularly the early years of Highmark Stadium with the narrative leading up to and centered around a remarkable match that helped provide a spark for the franchise. John has covered sports for Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, DK Pittsburgh Sports, Pittsburgh Sports Report, has served as color commentator on Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC broadcasts, and worked with OPTA Stats and broadcast teams for US Open Cup and International Champions Cup matches held in the US. Krysinsky also served as the Head Men’s Soccer Coach at his alma mater, Point Park University, where he led the Pioneers to the first-ever winning seasons and playoff berths (1996-98); head coach of North Catholic boys (2007-08), associate head coach of Shady Side Academy boys (2009-2014).

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