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UChicago Athletics Preview: Oct. 13-16

UChicago Athletics Preview: Oct. 13-16

CHICAGO – The University of Chicago football and soccer teams are all celebrating Homecoming Weekend this Friday-Sunday. Volleyball, men's tennis and cross country are on the road in Massachusetts, Arizona and Wisconsin, respectively.

Women's Soccer

The No. 11-ranked Maroons host a pair of University Athletic Association (UAA) opponents with No. 8-ranked Brandeis University and New York University. UChicago has outscored visiting teams 25-1 in home games this season. Sunday will also be Senior Day for UChicago's five seniors.

  • DATE/TIME: Friday, Oct. 14 @ 3:00 PM – #8 Brandeis University at #11 UChicago
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • RECORDS: UChicago 10-1, 1-1 UAA / Brandeis 12-0-1, 2-0 UAA
  • DATE/TIME: Sunday, Oct. 16 @ 11:00 AM – New York University at #11 UChicago
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • RECORDS: UChicago 10-1, 1-1 UAA / NYU 7-2-2, 0-1-1 UAA

Men's Soccer

No. 1-ranked UChicago looks to keep its perfect record intact with two UAA conference games against Brandeis and NYU. Nate Johnson (M, Fr.) was named UAA Offensive Athlete of the Week on Monday after assisting on the tying goal and scoring the game-winning goal last Saturday versus No. 4-ranked University of Rochester.

  • DATE/TIME: Friday, Oct. 14 @ 5:30 PM – Brandeis University at #1 UChicago
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • RECORDS: UChicago 12-0, 2-0 UAA / Brandeis 5-3-3, 0-0-2 UAA
  • DATE/TIME: Sunday, Oct. 16 @ 1:30 PM – New York University at #1 UChicago
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • RECORDS: UChicago 12-0, 2-0 UAA / NYU 5-4-2, 1-1 UAA

Football

The Maroons will play Rhodes College in the Homecoming game, which is preceded by the Block Party on 56th Street at 11:00 AM. The last time the two teams met in 2015, UChicago stifled the Lynx defensively to earn a 21-7 win in Memphis, Tenn. The Maroons have scored at least 30 points in their past three home contests.

  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, Oct. 15 @ 1:30 PM – Rhodes College at UChicago
  • LINKS: Game Notes / Live Stats / Live Video
  • RECORDS: UChicago 2-3, 2-2 SAA / Rhodes 3-2, 1-2 SAA

Volleyball

UChicago begins UAA Round Robin #2 this weekend with a quartet of conference matches. Brandeis University will serve as the host school. The Maroons went a perfect 3-0 in the UAA Round Robin #1 two weeks earlier, with a pair of wins over nationally-ranked squads Carnegie Mellon University and Washington University-St. Louis.

  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, Oct. 15 @ 12:30 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. New York University (at Waltham, Mass.)
  • LINKS: Tournament Page / Live Stats
  • RECORDS: UChicago 11-7, 3-0 UAA / NYU 13-7, 0-3 UAA
  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, Oct. 15 @ 2:30 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. #6 Emory University (at Waltham, Mass.)
  • LINKS: Tournament Page / Live Stats
  • RECORDS: UChicago 11-7, 3-0 UAA / Emory 18-3, 3-0 UAA
  • DATE/TIME: Sunday, Oct. 16 @ 11:30 AM (ET) – UChicago vs. University of Rochester (at Waltham, Mass.)
  • LINKS: Tournament Page / Live Stats
  • RECORDS: UChicago 11-7, 3-0 UAA / Rochester 17-6, 2-1 UAA
  • DATE/TIME: Sunday, Oct. 16 @ 1:30 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. Case Western Reserve University (at Waltham, Mass.)
  • LINKS: Tournament Page / Live Stats
  • RECORDS: UChicago 11-7, 3-0 UAA / Case 13-5, 1-2 UAA

Men's Tennis

The Maroons send three players to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Oracle Cup in Arizona, which features eight ITA Regional singles and doubles champions. Junior David Liu comes in as the No. 2 seed and will face Middlebury College's Lubomir Cuba in the first round. The doubles duo of senior Max Hawkins and freshman Tyler Raclin will play the No. 2-seeds from Trinity University (Texas) in their opener.


Cross Country

The UChicago men's and women's cross country teams will take part in the largest race of the season at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Kollege Town Sports Invitational. The annual race will once again take place at Lake Breeze Golf Club in Winneconne, Wis. The women's 6K and men's 8K features 45 total schools and more than 1,200 participants.

  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, Oct. 15 @ 10:30 AM and 11:15 AM – UChicago at University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Invitational