The Emory University Women's Soccer team is headed back to the NCAA Division III Tournament for the first time since 2014, earning an at-large bid to the tournament as the 64-team field was announced on Monday afternoon.
The soaring Eagles (13-4-1), winners of five straight and 6-0-1 in their last seven, will be opposed by Penn State-Berks (15-3-2) in the first round at 3:30 PM on Saturday in Lynchburg, Virginia. In addition to PSU-Berks, Emory will be joined in the four-team pod by host #19/16 Lynchburg (18-2-2) and Piedmont College (17-4-1). The Hornets will face the Lions in the opening round at 1:00 PM on Saturday. The opening round winners will play on Sunday at 3:00 PM for a spot in the Round of 16 next weekend.
This marks Emory's 17th overall appearance in the NCAA tournament and ninth under Head Coach Sue Patberg. To see the entire field of 64-teams, please click here.
Live stats and video links will be made available later this week as well as more information about the opening round matches held at the University of Lynchburg.