SAN LUIS OBISPO – Mustang men's soccer fans will receive their first look at the 2018 Cal Poly squad on Saturday, Aug. 11 as the program hosts its annual Green versus Gold intrasquad matchup inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
Cal Poly's 31-player lineup will be divided into two squads for the match, which will consist of the standard two 45-minute periods. If required, penalties will be employed to break any deadlock after 90 minutes.
Saturday's match marks the one and only public tuneup for Cal Poly, which opened its preseason training camp on Wednesday morning. Admission will be free on Saturday.
Cal Poly, which returns six starters, 16 letterwinners and six of its top 10 goalscorers from a year ago, opens the 2018 regular season with a Friday, Aug. 24 home matchup versus Fresno Pacific. Kickoff time inside Alex G. Spanos Stadium is 7 p.m.
Following the season opener, Cal Poly begins a five-game road trip at Gonzaga on Monday, Aug. 27. Cal Poly's lengthiest road trip in 10 years continues at Seattle (Aug. 31), Portland (Sept. 3), Saint Mary's (Sept. 9) and CSU Bakersfield (Sept. 15).