Senior tri-captain Lauren Heap is looking forward to the homestand.
Oct. 1, 2013
CINCINNATI --- The Xavier University women's soccer team Xavier opens the home portion of the BIG EAST Conference schedule on Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. against Villanova at the Xavier Soccer Complex. In fact, the Villanova match marks the first of three straight BIG EAST home matches for the women’s soccer team with Marquette in town this Sunday, Oct. 6 and Seton Hall on Saturday, Oct. 12.
Villanova, 4-5-2 overall and 1-1 in the BIG EAST Conference, beat then-No. 25 Butler 2-0 to open its league slate before falling to Marquette 1-0.
Xavier, 7-3-1 overall and 0-2 in the BIG EAST Conference, lost at St. John’s and at No. 10 Georgetown to open the league schedule this past week. XU is 4-0 at home this season.
Xavier has already passed the win total for the entire 19-match 2012 season (6-12-1).
Thursday's match will be available via live stream at GoXavier.com.