The Benedictine University at Mesa women's soccer team, entering their inaugural season of competitive play in 2017, released their schedule on Wednesday, highlighted by rivalry matchups to begin and end the season.
BenU at Mesa will open the season at home against Phoenix-area rival Arizona Christian on August 31 at Riverview Park in Mesa at 6:00 p.m.
The Redhawks will have four more non-conference games before they open up California Pacific Conference play against Simpson on September 22 in Redding, Calif.
They will play mostly conference competition the rest of the way except for three road non-conference contests during the middle of the regular season.
BenU at Mesa will end their regular season at home with a showdown against Arizona-rival Embry-Riddle at Mesa Community College on November 4 for Senior Day.
The women's soccer program will be in its second year of existence this season but 2017 will be the first year of NAIA play for the team.
The full schedule can be found here: http://www.benuredhawks.com/schedule/0/11.php