BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- The field for the 2013 Ohio Valley Conference Soccer Championship has been set. For the second straight year, the University of Tennessee at Martin women’s soccer team has earned the top seed and the right to host the three-day event which will take place Nov. 7-8 and 10.
Morehead State earned the No. 2 seed, followed by Southeast Missouri, SIUE, Eastern Illinois and Austin Peay.
The Skyhawks (10-8-1, 8-2 OVC) have earned a first round bye, which is given to the top two seeds, and will face the winner of No. 4 SIUE and No. 5 Eastern Illinois. UT Martin is 3-2 against the tournament field, which includes a split against potential semifinal opponents.
All matches will be streamed free of charge on the OVC Digital Network (OVCDigitalNetwork.com). Live stats will also be available for all games at this link: http://www.utmsports.com/livestats/soccer/xlive.htm. Access to all matches will be free of charge to all spectators.
2013 OVC SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7
Game 1: #4 SIU Edwardsville vs. #5 Eastern Illinois – 4 p.m. (OVC Digital Network)
Game 2: #3 Southeast Missouri vs. #6 Austin Peay – 7 p.m. (OVC Digital Network)
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8
Game 3: #1 UT Martin vs. Game 1 winner – 4 p.m. (OVC Digital Network)
Game 4: #2 Morehead State vs. Game 2 winner – 7 p.m. (OVC Digital Network)
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10
Game 5: Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner – 1 p.m. (OVC Digital Network)