Let there be Division I collegiate soccer. On Friday the Providence College Friars Men’s Soccer Team announced their 2020-21 schedule. To kick things off the Friars will have two non-conference games with URI kicking things off on 2/13 and followed up by Boston College on 2/20.
Big East action starts on 2/27 when the Friars will travel to Connecticut to take on the Huskies.
Back in August, it was announced that the men’s soccer season would be postponed from the Fall to the Spring due to COVID-19. In the last Big East season for soccer that occurred in 2019, the Friars went 16-7 overall and 6-3 in Big East play.
2/13: vs. Rhode Island at 1:00 p.m.
2/20: at Boston College at 2.00 p.m.
2/27: at Connecticut at 2:00 p.m.
3/3: at Villanova at 2:00 p.m.
3/6: vs Georgetown at 12:00 p.m.
3/10: vs St. Johns at 3:00 p.m.
3/13: at Seton Hall at 7:00 p.m.
3/17: vs UConn at 6:00 p.m.
3/20: vs Villanova at 6:00 p.m.
3/27: at Georgetown at 12:00 p.m.
4/3: at St. Johns at 5:00 p.m.
4/10: vs Seton Hall at 12:00 p.m.
Currently the Big East Tournament is scheduled to start on April 14 with the Semifinals and capped off with the Finals on April 17th.
Here is the current roster and coaching staff for the Friars ahead of the 2020-21 season.
Coaching Staff: Craig Stewart ( Head Coach), John Mark Andrade (Associate Head Coach), Dave DeMello (Assistant Coach), Karl Spratt (Volunteer Goalkeeping Coach)
#NAMEPOS.YEARHOMETOWN / PREVIOUS SCHOOL1Rimi OlatunjiGKR-Jr.Brampton, Ontario. / Cardinal Ambrozic CSS2Christopher RomanMJr.Glastonbury, Conn. / Glastonbury3Jason PereiraDFr.Bloomfield, N.J. / Seton Hall Prep4Ryan SledjeskiDR-So.Bedford, N.H. / Bedford High School5Adam RiisDFr.Hellerup, Denmark / Rysensteen Gymnasium6Paulo LimaMJr.Lisbon, Portugal / Escola Secundaria Stuart Carvalhais7Gil SantosFJr.Parede, Portugal / Escola Secundaria De Carcavelos9Davis SmithFSr.Amherst, Mass. / Williston Northampton School10Gevork DiarbianFFr.Cranston, R.I. / La Salle Academy12Samuel BivenMFr.Atlanta, Georgia / North Atlanta High School13Gage RafteryMSo.Seattle, Wash. / Seattle Academy14Malcolm DuncanDSr.Toronto, Ontario / Rosedale Heights School15Ramzi QawasmyDJr.Landsdale, Pa. / YSC Academy16Garrett KingMR-Sr.Scarborough, Maine / Scarborough17Brendan McSorleyFFr.Randolph, N.J. / Delbarton School18Aidan MelvilleMFr.Cumberland Foreside, Maine / Greely High School19Kevin VangMJr.Cranston, R.I. / Cranston East20Giovani JimenezMR-Jr.Turnersville, N.J. / Washington Township22Armaan WilsonMFr.Kleinburg, Ontario / Emily Carr Secondary School23Jonny NixonFR-So.Cheshire, England / Abbeygate College25Ryan GallagherGKFr.Safety Harbor, Fla. / Jesuit High School Tampa26Dylan CurranDR-Jr.Boston, Mass. / Beaver Country Day28Shota GogiaGKR-So.Moscow, Russia / Moscow State School29Cameron RevelsMR-So.Clover, S.C. / Wakefield High School (N.C.)30Lukas BurnsGKFr.Cinnaminson, N.J. / YSC Academy
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