Full Schedule | 2017 Men's Soccer Promotions
ROCHESTER, Mich. The Oakland men’s soccer team reported for its first official practice on Wednesday morning in preparation for the 2017 season. Seniors Austin Ricci, Wilfred Williams and Keenan King return to lead the Golden Grizzlies who are gunning for their third Horizon League championship in a four-year span.
2016 All-Freshman Team selections Nebojsa Popovic and Nyal Higgins also return in addition to five newcomers. Oakland opens the season with a pair of exhibition games at Bowling Green on Monday, Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. and at Louisville on Saturday, Aug. 19 at 7:30 p.m. followed by the season opener at VCU on Friday, Aug. 25 at 7 p.m. The Golden Grizzlies welcome Western Michigan for the home opener on Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m.