Welcome to Hampden-Sydney College and Hellmuth-Gibson Field for this weekend’s 2019 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Men’s Soccer Championship. Celebrating its 44th year of operation, the ODAC is one of the nation’s largest Division III conferences. The ODAC’s membership features 15 full-time members and two associate members. Our participating schools for this event include your tournament host and number one seed Hampden-Sydney, number two seed Washington and Lee University, number three seed Roanoke College, and number four seed the University of Lynchburg.
We are excited to have you as our guest for these three collegiate matches, beginning with two semifinals on Friday, November 8, at 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., respectively, along with the conference title contest on Saturday, Nov. 9, at 6 p.m. Whether you are a fan of the Tigers, Generals, Maroons, or Hornets; we trust that you enjoy your visit and have fun supporting your favorite team throughout the championship.
The first semifinal will feature the No. 1 seed and tournament host Hampden-Sydney against the University of Lynchburg, the No. 4 seed. The second semifinal will feature No. 2 seed Washington and Lee University against No. 3 seed Roanoke College. The two winners will play for the conference title the following night.
H-SC has a record of 13-5-1 and advanced to the semifinals with a 2-0 victory past No. 8 Randolph in a quarterfinal on Nov. 3. Lynchburg has a record of 9-4-5 and advanced to the semifinals with a 2-0 victory past No. 5 Randolph-Macon in another quarterfinal. Nationally-ranked No. 11 Washington and Lee has a record of 13-2-3 and advanced to the semifinals with a 2-0 victory past No. 7 Virginia Wesleyan in a quarterfinal. Nationally-ranked No. 17 Roanoke has a record of 14-1-3 and advanced to the semifinals with a 2-0 victory past No. 6 Guilford in another quarterfinal.
Ticket Prices are $10 for adults and $5 for children age five thru high school. It's free admission for children under age five and college students with a valid college ID. In addition to purchasing tickets on-site, fans are encouraged to purchase tickets via Ticket Spicket. The ODAC's new exclusive provider of digital ticketing, Ticket Spicket can be accessed by the link above, from the ODAC Tournament page, or at the ticket links associated with the semifinal and championship games listed below and on the live bracket. Use your smartphone to bring your ticket to the event and gain entry. Accepted methods of payment on-site include cash or personal check. Credit cards will not be an option this weekend.
For more information on the upcoming tournament, see the schedule below and visit the ODAC on the Internet at www.odaconline.com. Be sure to follow along with the live bracket as well.
ODAC MEN'S SOCCER TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
First Round | Friday, November 1 | at Higher Seed
Game 1: #8 Randolph 3 - #9 Bridgewater 1
Quarterfinals | Sunday, November 3 | at Higher Seeds
Game 2: #1 Hampden-Sydney 2 - #8 Randolph 0
Game 3: #4 Lynchburg 2 - #5 Randolph-Macon 0
Game 4: #3 Roanoke 2 - #6 Guilford 0
Game 5: #2 Washington and Lee 2 - #7 Virginia Wesleyan 0
Semifinals | Friday, November 8 | at Hampden-Sydney, Va. | Hellmuth-Gibson Field
Game 6: #1 Hampden-Sydney 2 - #4 Lynchburg 2 2OT (Lynchburg advances on PK Shootout, 4-3)
Game 7: #2 Washington and Lee 2 - #3 Roanoke 1
Championship | Saturday, November 9 | at Hampden-Sydney, Va. | Hellmuth-Gibson Field
Game 8: #2 Washington and Lee (14-2-3) vs. #4 Lynchburg (9-4-6) | 6:00 p.m. | Video | Live Stats | Tickets via Ticket Spicket