HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, Va. – Hampden-Sydney College has earned the No. 1 seed for the 2019 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Men's Soccer Tournament, and will host a quarterfinal game against either No. 8 seed Randolph College or No. 9 seed Bridgewater College on Sunday, November 3, at 2 p.m. at Hellmuth-Gibson Field.
The Tigers of third-year head coach Tommy DiNuzzo finished their regular season with a record of 12-5-1 overall, including 7-0-1 in the ODAC, to claim the top seed for the conference tournament. H-SC is unbeaten (11-0-1) in its last 12 contests, including four-straight wins, following a 3-3 deadlock with the University of Lynchburg on October 12.
Randolph has a record of 9-7-1 overall, 4-4 in the ODAC. H-SC defeated RC 3-0 at home on Oct. 29 to complete the regular season. Bridgewater has a record of 5-11-1 overall, 3-5 in the ODAC. The Tigers defeated the Eagles 2-0 on the road on Oct. 5.
The other three quarterfinal matches on Nov. 3 include nationally-ranked No. 13 and No. 2 seed Washington and Lee University (12-2-3, 6-1-1) hosting No. 7 seed Virginia Wesleyan University (7-10, 4-4); nationally-ranked No. 18 and No. 3 seed Roanoke College (13-1-3, 5-1-2) hosting No. 6 seed Guilford College (7-8-1, 5-3); and No. 4 seed Lynchburg (8-4-5, 5-1-2) hosting No. 5 seed Randolph-Macon College (9-7, 5-3).
The highest remaining seed following the quarterfinals will host both the semifinals and championship the weekend of November 8-10 with official dates to be determined. Updates will be announced as hosting scenarios are decided among the ODAC's fall sports.
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. Game times will be added to the ODAC Men's Soccer Championship website.
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ODAC MEN'S SOCCER TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
First Round | Friday, November 1
Game 1: #9 Bridgewater at #8 Randolph | 7 p.m.
Quarterfinals | Sunday, November 3
Game 2: Winner Game 1 at #1 Hampden-Sydney | 2 p.m.
Game 3: #5 Randolph-Macon at #4 Lynchburg | 5:30 p.m.
Game 4: #6 Guilford at #3 Roanoke | TBA
Game 5: #7 Virginia Wesleyan at #2 Washington and Lee | TBA
Semifinals | Date TBD | at Highest Seed following Quarterfinals
Game 6: Winner Game 2 vs. Winner Game 3 | TBA | Get Tickets via Ticket Spicket
Game 7: Winner Game 4 vs. Winner Game 5 | TBA | Get Tickets via Ticket Spicket
Championship | Date TBD | at Semifinals Host
Game 8: Winner Game 6 vs. Winner Game 7 | TBA | Get Tickets via Ticket Spicket
*Game times are subject to change
*Semifinal and Final games will be played the weekend of November 8-10; official dates to be determined