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Mavericks Prepare for Season Openers
Regular season nears for fall sports.
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office Announcement, 8-27-2013
Mankato, Minn. -- As the fall athletics regular season approaches, Minnesota State University, Mankato's women's soccer team defeated Macalester 2-1 in a home exhibition contest on Sunday (Aug. 25) in the first of three exhibition matches for the Mavericks.
Minnesota State Mankato also has exhibition matches scheduled for Friday (Aug. 30) against Fort Hays State in Topeka, Kan., and Monday (Sept. 1) against Washburn in Topeka, Kan.
The regular season for the women's soccer team begins Friday, Sept. 6 when the Mavericks play host to Truman State in a 4 p.m. match.
The first competition for other fall sports teams are as follows:
- Men's Golf -- Gustavus duel in Le Sueur, Minn., on Sept. 4.
- Women's Golf -- at Augustana invitational in Sioux Falls, S.D.. on Sept. 7-8.
- Volleyball -- vs. Western Washington and Cal State East Bay in the Western Oregon Invitational in Monmouth, Ore., on Sept. 6. The Mavericks will continue tournament play in Monmouth, Ore., on Sept. 7 against Holy Names and Western Oregon.
- Men's Cross Country -- at University of Minnesota Oz Memorial in Minneapolis on Sept. 6.
- Women's Cross Country -- at University of Minnesota Oz Memorial in Minneapolis on Sept. 6.
- Football -- at Mary in Bismarck, N.D., on Sept. 7.
- Women's Tennis -- vs. Bethany in St. Peter, Minn., on Sept. 18.
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