Spartans Open Home Portion of 2016 Schedule on Tuesday

August 22, 2016 at 12:47 pm

WSOCvsWinthrop_FBThe USC Upstate women’s soccer team will play its home opener on Tuesday night as the Spartans welcome Winthrop to County University Stadium for a 7 p.m. match.

Upstate is 0-1 after a season-opening 1-0 loss at ETSU on Friday. Brooke Bailey made 13 saves in goal while Kate Winegarner led the Spartans with a pair of shots. Upstate held an 8-6 edge in corner kicks.

Winthrop is 0-1 following a 3-1 home defeat to Western Carolina on Sunday.

Tuesday’s match is the third all-time meeting with Winthrop holding a 2-0 edge. Upstate is 3-6 in home openers with its last win coming in 2013.

The game will be broadcast on ASUN.TV. Live stats will also be available via a link on www.upstatespartans.com. Updates will be posted to the Upstate women’s soccer Twitter page (@UpstateWSoccer).

Upstate will play a pair of games this weekend, traveling to South Carolina State on Friday before hosting Gardner-Webb on Sunday. Both matches are scheduled for 7 p.m.

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