Tribe women's soccer schedule features pair of ACC, Big 10 matchups

The William and Mary women's soccer team's schedule will include nine nonconference matches this season, including a pair of games against Atlantic Coast Conference teams.

The Tribe will host the ACC's Boston College Aug. 20 before visiting Virginia Tech Aug. 31.

William and Mary will start the season Aug. 18 against Providence and the out-of-league slate also includes matches against Fairleigh Dickinson, Bucknell, Wisconsin, Maryland, DePaul, and UNC Greensboro.

The Colonial Athletic Association regular season will start for the Tribe Sept. 21 at James Madison before it concludes Oct. 22 at home against Towson.

William and Mary appeared in the CAA semifinals for the fifth straight season last year as the team posted its NCAA-record 36th consecutive winning season.

Women's tennis

William and Mary senior Marie Faure and head coach Tyler Thomson each earned Virginia Sports Information Directors University Division All-State honors.

Along with becoming the Tribe's first state player of the year since 2009, Faure was named VaSID First Team All-State in singles along with Ekaterina Stepanova and as a doubles team, partnering with Lauren Goodman.

Freshmen Natalia Perry and Rosie Cheng both got spots on the VaSID All-State Second Team in singles.

Thomson picked up his first state coach of the year honor after leading the Tribe to its third-straight CAA championship under his direction.

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