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Hurricanes Soccer on road in Halifax

September 25, 2013

Hurricanes player Alex Hicks throws the ball back in play during last Sunday's game.

Hurricanes player Alex Hicks throws the ball back in play during last Sunday’s game.

The men’s and women’s Hurricanes soccer teams are on the road this weekend when they travel to Halifax for games on Saturday and Sunday versus the Mount Saint Vincent University and University of Kings College.

On Saturday the MSVU and Hurricanes do battle for the second time this season. The women’s game will begin at 2pm followed by the men’s at 4pm. These teams first met in their season openers which seen the women tie 2-2, while the men’s game ended in a scoreless tie.

The Mystics are currently sitting in fourth place in both the men’s and women’s ACAA soccer standings.

On Sunday the UKC Blue Devils host the Hurricanes at noon (women’s) and 2pm (men’s) for a pair of games. The last time these teams met the women Hurricanes fell to the Blue Devils 2-0 while the men’s teams tied 1-1.

The Blue Devils currently sit in first place in both the women’s and men’s ACAA soccer standings.

The women’s Hurricanes enter this weekend with a 3-2-1 record and are tied for second in the ACAA standings. They are also ranked at 13 in the CCAA national rankings.

The men’s Hurricanes enter the weekend sitting in third place in the ACAA standings with a 2-1-3 record through six games.

 

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