SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Evangel women's soccer head coach Bruce Deaton announced his spring dates for 2020, as the Crusaders with scheduled workouts having started this month.
The Crusaders are coming off their best season in just the fifth year of existence for the program. Evangel finished 11-6-2 overall and 7-2-2 in the Heart earning a trip to the Heart Tournament and advancing to the semifinals.
The Crusaders will open March 28 at Missouri Southern with a pair of matches against Missouri Southern and Northeastern Oklahoma. Action will start at 2:15 p.m. in Joplin.
The Evangel women will have two home dates during the spring, first on April 4 against Missouri State at noon, followed by Southwest Baptist at 7 p.m. Both matches will be played at Coryell Field on the Evangel campus.
Closing out spring matches on April 18, Evangel will again host a pair of NCAA schools with Division II Drury and Missouri S&T coming to Coryell Field. The Crusaders and Panthers will kick off at noon with Evangel and Missouri S&T starting the nightcap at 7 p.m.