2018 Conference Carolinas Women's Soccer Championship Preview

HIGH POINT, N.C.Limestone College officially wrapped up the 2018 Conference Carolinas women's soccer regular season title on Saturday (Oct. 27) afternoon. The Saints will enter the Conference Carolinas Women's Soccer Championship as the No. 1 seed after finishing the season with an unbeaten 11-0-0 conference mark for 33 points.

North Greenville University earned the No. 2 seed through tiebreakers with its 24 points and 8-3-0 record. Belmont Abbey College collected the No. 3 seed after finishing the season 8-3-0 with 24 points. Chowan University secured No. 4 seed and final home match in the quarterfinals after tallying 22 points with a 7-3-1 record.

No. 5 seed Emmanuel College, who is making its Conference Carolinas postseason debut, fell just short of hosting a quarterfinal match by going 6-4-1 with 19 points. Earning the No. 6 seed through tiebreakers was Erskine College with its 16 points and 5-5-1 record. Barton College collected the No. 7 seed with 16 points and a 5-5-1 record. Rounding out the championship participants with the No. 8 seed is University of Mount Olive with 12 points and a 4-7-0 record.

The 2018 Conference Carolinas Women's Soccer Championship quarterfinals will be held on the campus of the higher seed on Tuesday, Oct. 30. The semifinals and final will be played on the campus of the highest seed remaining after the quarterfinals round on Friday, Nov. 2 and Sunday, Nov. 4, respectively. The Conference Carolinas women's soccer champion will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Division II Women's Soccer Championship.


Conference Carolinas Women's Soccer Championship Schedule & Championship Website Link:

Tuesday, Oct. 30 (at Higher Seed)

Match 1: No. 5 Emmanuel vs. No. 4 Chowan - 2:00 p.m.

Match 2: No. 8 Mount Olive vs. No. 1 Limestone - 7:00 p.m.

Match 3: No. 6 Erskine vs. No. 3 Belmont Abbey - 2:00 p.m.

Match 4:  No. 7 Barton vs. No. 2 North Greenville - 7:00 p.m.


Friday, Nov. 2 (Highest Seed Remaining)

Match 5: Match 1 Winner vs. Match 2 Winner TBA

Match 6: Match 3 Winner vs. Match 4 Winner TBA


Sunday, Nov. 4 (Highest Seed Remaining)

Match 7: Match 5 Winner vs. Match 6 Winner TBA