The Wright State women's soccer team will open the 2012 regular season Friday night at WSU's Alumni Field as the Raiders host Ohio at 7 pm.
Wright State, 10-8-3 overall last year, advanced to the Horizon League's championship game in 2011 and notched its seventh straight season with at least 10 wins. Head coach Pat Ferguson has posted nine straight 10-win seasons with an overall coaching mark of 154-109-25.
The Raiders return 15 letterwinners from last year's squad. Defender Allie Metzler returns after being named to the All-Newcomer Team in 2011 and also returning to anchor the WSU defense is three-year starter Lauren Patterson and two-year starter Brooke McCurdy in goal.
For more information, call the athletic department at 775-2771 or check out wsuraiders.com. Tickets can be bought at the gate for $5 and $3 with group tickets on sale for $2. WSU students with a current ID will be admitted free of charge.