The FIU Panthers have added the Monmouth Hawks to their 2024 soccer schedule, it was announced on Wednesday.
FIU will host Monmouth at Riccardo Silva Stadium in Miami, Fla., on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2024. The sport will mark the first-ever assembly between the 2 colleges on the gridiron.
The Monmouth Hawks at present compete within the Coastal Athletic Affiliation (CAA) within the Soccer Championship Subdivision (FCS). Monmouth completed the 2023 season 4-7 total and 3-5 in CAA motion.
Monmouth was beforehand scheduled to go to Morgan State on Sept. 21, 2024. That sport seems to have been canceled.
With the addition of Monmouth, FIU now has all 4 non-conference opponents set for the 2024 season. The Panthers are scheduled to open the season on the street on the Indiana Hoosiers on Aug. 31 earlier than internet hosting the Central Michigan Chippewas on Sept. 7 and visiting the Florida Atlantic Owls on Sept. 14.
The Convention USA portion of FIU’s 2024 soccer schedule ought to be launched within the coming weeks. Final yr, the league introduced its schedule on January 10.
Monmouth introduced its full 2024 soccer schedule on Wednesday, which begins with a street contest on the Japanese Washington Eagles on Thursday, Aug. 29. The Hawks may also host the Lafayette Leopards on Sept. 7 and the Fordham Rams on Sept. 28 in non-league motion.