CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard men's soccer team (0-2-0) will continue its season opening road swing, bookending this weekend with contests at Vermont and Providence. The Crimson will head north on Friday for a 7 p.m. tilt with the Catamounts and is due south Monday night in Providence, R.I. Friday's matchup will be streamed on CatamouTV while Monday's contest will air on Friars All Access.
What to Know
- Harvard has not played four consecutive away games to start the season since 2004.
- Seven players made their career debuts last weekend, including rookie goalkeeper Bobby Harraka who posted 15 saves across two contests.
- The Crimson is tied 5-5-1 all-time with Vermont.
- Harvard holds a 12-4 advantage all-time against Providence.
At the Helm
Pieter Lehrer, the Virginia B. and James O. Welch Jr. '52 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Soccer, returns for his seventh season at the head of the program. Prior to 2019, Lehrer had amassed a 42-44-12 overall record, going 20-15-5 in Ivy League play. Lehrer has also propelled the program to a top-three finish in three of six seasons.
Harvard will now prepare for its home opener on Tuesday, Sept. 24 against Merrimack. First kick is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Jordan Field.