The Wilson Soccer and Field Hockey teams will kick off the 2012 season at home on Friday, August 31st. The soccer team will host Mary Baldwin College at 4:00 pm up on Kris's Meadow. The hockey team will start 30 minutes later at 4:30 pm, taking on Shenandoah University on the field hockey field.
After a long preseason of preparation, the Phoenix are eager to take the field. According to head field hockey coach, Shelly Novak, “We have a core group of returners and talented new players. Our preseason afforded us the opportunity to come together as a team and we are looking forward to putting everything together for the start of our season.” Head soccer coach, Beth Weixel, added “ The soccer team has been working extremely hard during this preseason and we are excited to see how that preparation will translate onto the field.”