Laker student-athletes are gearing up to start their fall seasons, with opening games happening at the end of the first week of classes.

Friday, Sept. 1, will see the following home action:

  • Men's soccer hosts Houghton College at 3 p.m. at Laker Turf Stadium in the opening of the Men's Soccer Classic
  • Women's soccer faces Morrisville State College at 4 p.m. at Laker Soccer Field
  • Women's tennis meets Geneseo at 4 p.m. at the Romney Outdoor Tennis Courts

The Lakers continue the Men's Soccer Classic with a noon home game against SUNY Purchase on Sunday, Sept. 3.

More teams start home action the following weekend. The field hockey squad hosts St. Lawrence University under the lights of Laker Turf Stadium at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8.

Also that weekend, the women's and men's cross country teams host their home invitational at 11 a.m. and noon, respectively, starting at the Hidden Fields.

The volleyball team will host the Oswego State Invitational the following weekend for their first matches in Max Ziel Gymnasium. Oswego will face Hilbert College and SUNY Canton on Friday, Sept. 15, at 5 and 7 p.m., respectively. On Saturday, Sept. 16, the Lakers compete with Utica College at 11 a.m. followed by Elmira College at 1 p.m.

All of these home games are free. For more information, visit