METUCHEN, NJ – United Women’s Soccer (UWS) has released the 2020 regular season schedule for the Midwest Conference. Nine teams will vie for the title of conference champion and the automatic berth into the four-team UWS National Championship held the weekend of July 17-19 (host TBA). This will be the fourth UWS Midwest campaign with two-time winners Midwest United (formerly GRFC Women) and the defending champions Indiana Union capturing the three titles prior to this season.
Conference action commences on Saturday, May 9th with newcomers MSC Peoria hosting Indiana Union at the Eastside Centre in East Peoria, IL for a 7:00 PM CDT kickoff. On the same day, Midwest United travels across the state of Michigan to take on conference debutante Detroit City FC at Keyworth Stadium for a 7:30 PM EDT kickoff.
Opening weekend in the UWS Midwest culminates with two games on Sunday, May 10th. AFC Ann Arbor kicks off their second UWS campaign with a home game against another newcomer in the Muskegon Risers (Concordia University @ 3:00 PM EDT) while the Detroit Sun hosts two-time regular season champion Lansing United (The Corner Ballpark by Adient @ 5:00 PM EDT).
The home schedule for the defending Midwest champion Indiana Union starts on Sunday, May 17th when Muskegon Risers visits the Grand Park Event Center in Westfield, IN for a 7:30 PM EDT kickoff. The four-team conference tournament will take place the weekend of July 10-12 (host TBD). All games will be live streamed on MyCujoo. For the full conference schedule, click HERE for the up-to-date PDF list of games.