Marauders take home field advantage into soccer quarter-finals


The McMaster men’s and women’s soccer teams will open the playoffs at home with OUA quarter-final games at Ron Joyce Stadium on Sunday, October 30, 2011.

The Marauder women, who finished second in the OUA West Division with a record of 8 wins, 5 losses and 1 draw, take on the Windsor Lancers at 4:30 p.m.

The McMaster men, who were also second-place finishers in the OUA West, finishing with 10 wins, 2 losses and 4 draws, play the Guelph Gryphons at 7:30 p.m., following completion of the women’s game.

Winners will advance to OUA final-four tournaments for both men and women, at locations to be determined by playoff results.

McMaster Athletics & Recreation is offering free admission to all community soccer fans for the OUA quarter-finals. It’s an open invitation to visit Ron Joyce Stadium and rally behind the Marauders as they try to build some playoff momentum.