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1997 Opponents

West Virginia

Location: Morgantown, West Virginia Nickname: Mountaineers Colors: Old Gold and Blue Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Ed Pastilong Head Coach: Nikki Izzo Record at School (Years): 10-7-2 (1 Year) 1996 Record (Conf.): 10-7-2 (4-4-1) Starters Returning/Lost: 10/0 SID Contact: Amy Townsend SID Phone: (304) 293-2821 SID FAX: (304) 293-4105

Central Connecticut

Location: New Britain, Connecticut Nickname: Blue Devils Colors: Blue and White Conference: Northeast Athletic Director: Charles "C.J." Jones Head Coach: Bill Coleman Record at School (Years): 7-9-2 (1 Year) 1996 Record (Conf.): 7-9-2 (4-1-1) Starters Returning/Lost: 8/3 SID Contact: Brent Rutkowski SID Phone: (860) 832-3089 SID FAX: (860) 832-3084

Georgetown

Location: Washington, D.C. Nickname: Hoyas Colors: Blue and Gray Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Joseph C. Lang Head Coach: Leonel Popol Record at School (Years): 27-37-2 (4 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 6-11-1 (1-8) Starters Returning/Lost: 3/8 SID Contact: Renee Constantinides SID Phone: (202) 687-2492 SID FAX: (202) 687-2491

Connecticut

Location: Storrs, Connecticut Nickname: Huskies Colors: National Flag Blue and White Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Lew Perkins Head Coach: Len Tsantitis Record at School (Years): 266-67-18 (16 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 22-3 (8-1) Starters Returning/Lost: 7/4 SID Contact: TBA SID Phone: (860) 486-3531 SID FAX: (860) 486-5085

Providence

Location: Providence, Rhode Island Nickname: Friars Colors: Black and White Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: John M. Marinatto Head Coach: Liz Wynn Record at School (Years): 2-17 (1 Year) 1996 Record (Conf.): 2-17 (1-8) Starters Returning/Lost: 10/1 SID Contact: Arthur Parks SID Phone: (401) 865-2759 SID FAX: (401) 865-2583

Harvard

Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts Nickname: Crimson Colors: Crimson, Black & White Conference: Ivy League Athletic Director: William J. Cleary, Jr. Head Coach: Tim Wheaton Record at School (Years): 83-50-15 (10 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 15-2 (7-0) Starters Returning/Lost: 10/1 SID Contact: Buffy Clifford SID Phone: (617) 495-2206 SID FAX: (617) 495-2130

St. John's

Location: Jamaica, New York Nickname: Red Storm Colors: Red and White Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Edward J. Manetta, Jr. Head Coach: Ian Stone Record at School (Years): 29-18-6 (3 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 7-9-2 (3-5-1) Starters Returning/Lost: 7/3 SID Contact: Chris DeLorenzo SID Phone: (718) 990-1521 SID FAX: (718) 969-8468

Syracuse

Location: Syracuse, New York Nickname: Orangewomen Color: Orange Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: John "Jake" Crouthamel Head Coach: April Kater Record at School (Years): 10-6-1 (1 Year) 1996 Record: 10-6-1 Starters Returning/Lost: 11/0 SID Contact: Susie Mehringer SID Phone: (315) 443-2608 SID FAX: (315) 443-2076

Loyola (Chicago)

Location: Chicago, Illinois Nickname: Ramblers Colors: Maroon and Gold Conference: Midwestern Collegiate Athletic Director: Chuck Schwarz Head Coach: Brendan Eitz Record at School (Years): 8-28-1 (2 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 4-14-1 (1-5) Starters Returning/Lost: 8/3 SID Contact: Peter Nettesheim SID Phone: (773) 508-2575 SID FAX: (773) 508-3884

Notre Dame

Location: Notre Dame, Indiana Nickname: Fighting Irish Colors: Gold and Blue Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Michael Wadsworth Head Coach: Chris Petrucelli Record at School (Years): 131-18-8 (7 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 24-2 (9-0) Starters Returning/Lost: 7/4 SID Contact: Eric Wachter SID Phone: (219) 631-7516 SID FAX: (219) 631-7941

Boston University

Location: Boston, Massachusetts Nickname: Terriers Colors: Red and White Conference: AMERICA EAST Athletic Director: Gary Strickler Head Coach: Nancy Feldman Record at School (Years): 24-7-2 (2 Years) 1996 Record: 14-4 Starters Returning/Lost: 10/1 SID Contact: Dan Furlong SID Phone: (617) 353-2872 SID FAX: (617) 353-5286

Pittsburgh

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Nickname: Panthers Colors: Blue and Gold Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Steve Pederson Head Coach: Roland Sturk Record at School (Years): 3-16 (1 Year) 1996 Record: 3-16 Starters Returning/Lost: 7/4 SID Contact: TBA SID Phone: (412) 648-8240 SID FAX: (412) 648-8248

Seton Hall

Location: South Orange, New Jersey Nickname: Pirates Colors: Blue and White Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Sue Regan Head Coach: Betty Ann Kempf Record at School (Years): 21-29-3 (3 years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 8-9-1 (3-6) Starters Returning/Lost: 7/1 SID Contact: Dwayne Harrison SID Phone: (201) 761-9493 SID FAX: (201) 761-9061

New Hampshire

Location: Durham, New Hampshire Nickname: Wildcats Colors: Blue and White Conference: AMERICA EAST Athletic Director: Dr. Judith Ray Head Coach: Michael Jackson Record at School (Years): 17-18-3 (2 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 8-9-2 (5-1-1) Starters Returning/Lost: 9/2 SID Contact: Douglas Poole SID Phone: (603) 862-3835 SID FAX: (603) 862-3839

Rutgers

Location: New Brunswick, New Jersey Nickname: Scarlet Knights Color: Scarlet Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Frederick E. Gruninger Head Coach: Charlie Duccilli Record at School (Years): 146-83-21(13 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 14-7 (6-3) Starters Returning/Lost: 7/4 SID Contact: Karyn M. Olsen SID Phone: (732) 445-4200 SID FAX: (732) 445-3063

Villanova

Location: Villanova, Pennsylvania Nickname: Wildcats Colors: Blue and White Conference: BIG EAST Athletic Director: Gene DeFilippo Head Coach: Ann Clifton Record at School (Years): First Year 1996 Record (Conf.): 8-11-1 (5-4) Starters Returning/Lost: 4/6 SID Contact: Eileen Walsh SID Phone: (610) 519-4120 SID FAX: (610) 519-7323

Brown

Location: Providence, Rhode Island Nickname: Bears Colors: Seal Brown, Cardinal Red, White Conference: Ivy League Athletic Director: David Hoach Head Coach: Phil Pincince Record at School (Years):189-105-22(20 Years) 1996 Record (Conf.): 4-10-3 (1-4-2) Starters Returning/Lost: 4/10 SID Contact: Gordon Morton/Mike Mancuso SID Phone: (401) 863-2219 SID FAX: (401) 863-1436

1997 BIG EAST Conference Tournament

This season marks the third season in which BIG EAST women's soccer teams will compete in round robin play. Syracuse and Pittsburgh will compete for the BIG EAST women's soccer championship for the first time this season. The 1997 BIG EAST Women's Soccer Championship will be held on Friday and Saturday, November 7th and 8th in Piscataway, New Jersey. The top four teams in the BIG EAST qualify for the championship.

Friday, November 7
Quarterfinals:
Game 1- #1 Seed vs. #4 Seed
Game 2- #2 Seed vs. #3 Seed

Saturday, November 8
Finals:
Game 1 Winner vs. Game 2 Winner      

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