AKRON, Ohio – For the sixth consecutive season, the top-seeded and No. 1 nationally-ranked University of Akron men's soccer team will host the Mid-American Conference Tournament this weekend at FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field.
As the MAC regular season champion, the Zips will host fourth-seeded Bowling Green in the second semifinal match Friday, starting at 7:30 p.m., after No. 2 Northern Illinois battles No. 3 West Virginia at 4 p.m. The winners from each semifinal round will meet in the MAC Championship Sunday at 4:30 p.m. The MAC Tournament champion receives an automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament.
Friday, November 9th
Match #1: Northern Illinois vs. West Virginia, 4 p.m. ET
Match #2: No. 1 Akron vs. Bowling Green Falcons, 7:30 p.m. ET
Venue: FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field • Akron, Ohio
Live Stats: GoZips.com • Video Stream: GoZips.com
• Reserved ($15) and General Admission ($10) tickets are on sale now for all three matches. Students of all four participating schools will be admitted free of charge with valid ID.
• To purchase your ticket, click on GoZips.com/Tickets, call 1-888-99-AKRON (25766) or visit the C.P. and Cornelia S. Chima Athletics Ticket Office at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field (located at the southwest corner of the venue, near Gate 1, at the corner of East Exchange and South Union streets).
• Tickets may also be purchased at Gate 1 of FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field one hour prior to kick off