Coach Tyler Watkins' Clarke University women's soccer team will travel to Des Moines on Saturday to face AIB in the opening round of the Midwest Collegiate Conference Tournament.
The fifth-seed Crusaders and fourth-seeded Eagles will clash at 4 p.m. at James Cownie Soccer Complex. The winner advances to face top-seeded St. Ambrose University in a Saturday, Nov. 9, semifinal in Davenport.
Second-seeded Viterbo University will No. 7 Mount Mercy University and No. 3 Grand View will host No. 6 William Penn in Des Moines in Saturday's other quarterfinal matchups.
The MCC Tournament championship matchup is set for Wednesday, Nov. 13.
Saturday, November 2
#2 Viterbo vs. #7 Mount Mercy (La Crosse, Wis.)
#3 Grand View vs. #6 William Penn (Des Moines)
#4 AIB vs. #5 Clarke (Des Moines)
Saturday, November 9
#1 St. Ambrose vs. TBD (Davenport)
Other semifinal is TBD (Site TBD)
Wednesday, November 13
Final is TBD (Site TBD)