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Tigers Kick Off Regular Season Friday

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Haley Krentz

MUTIGERS.COM
Haley Krentz
MUTIGERS.COM

Aug. 18, 2011

COLUMBIA, Mo. - The University of Missouri soccer team begins their 2011 regular season on the road, in San Diego, Calif., on Friday, Aug. 19 as they take on the Toreros of San Diego. The non-conference match kicks off at 7:30 PT (9:30 CT) at Torero Stadium.

The Tigers are coming off a 1-1 draw in their preseason match against the No. 24 Illinois Fighting Illini on Aug. 12 in Columbia.

The Toreros enter the 2011 season tagged to finish fourth in the West Coast Conference, as voted on by the conferences coaches in their preseason poll. They were selected behind Portland, Santa Clara and BYU.

Friday's game will be streamed live on San Diego's athletics website. Fans can also follow the match and receive updates about the tigers on twitter (www.twitter,com/mizzousoccer) and facebook (www.facebook.com/mizzousoccer).

Mizzou returns home on Sunday to take on Eastern Illinois at 6:30 pm at Walton Stadium.