FAU releases schedule for upcoming men’s soccer program
BOCA RATON — The Florida Atlantic University men’s soccer program recently released its 2010 schedule in preparation for the upcoming season.
The Owls will begin the regular season on Friday, September 3 in the northern part of Florida against former Atlantic Sun-rival Jacksonville University.
The first home game will take place on Friday, September 10 at 7 p.m. against Georgia State University at the FAU Stadium Field. FAU begins its third full-season in the Mid-America Conference (MAC) on Friday, October 1 when the team visits the 2009 national semi-finalist University of Akron.
The MAC home-opener for FAU will take place on Saturday, October 16 against Northern Illinois University. Other major non-conference games for FAU include UCF (Monday, September 6), University of Wisconsin (Sunday, September 12), University of South Florida (Wednesday, October 6) and North Carolina State University (Tuesday, November 2).
Head coach Kos Donev is in his 24th season as head coach of the men’s soccer team and is currently the longest tenured coach in the FAU Athletic program.
Donev led FAU to a 4-10-2 record last season, and has his top goal scorer back for his junior season. Darnell King led FAU with six goals and 15 points last year and has been named one of three captains for the 2010 season, along with senior Andre McCreath and sophomore Tyler McNabb.
For more information, visit www.fausports.com.