The Carleton Ravens soccer program will host an OUA playoff doubleheader on Wednesday. While game times remain to be confirmed, the Ravens are tuned up and ready for the road ahead.
In the opener, the fourth-seed Ravens will host the Nipissing Lakers. The women's team enters the playoffs having won five straight games including 2-1 and 4-0 wins this weekend to clinch home field.
The Ravens and Lakers met once this season with Carleton coming away with the 1-0 win on campus at TAAG Park. In the September 17 meeting, rookie Chloe Doiron scored in the 16th minute and Chloe Lachance-Soulard shut the door by making 5 saves.
The Ravens' last playoff game and last home playoff game came in 2018 when they lost 1-0 to the Toronto Varsity Blues.
Following a pair of high-scoring matches over the weekend, the Ravens men's soccer team is eager to return to the U SPORTS national championship tournament.
The men's team will host the Queen's Gaels for the first time in 2022, after meeting on opening day at Queen's. The Ravens were victorious on September 2, scoring three goals in the opening twenty-four minutes en route to a 3-1 win.
The Ravens men's program enters the playoffs tied with York as the OUAs top scoring team, having recorded 41 goals while conceding only 8. The Gaels, on the other hand, had an balanced season scoring and conceding 25 goals.
The Ravens playoff doubleheader will kickoff at TAAG Park. Keep your eyes on GoRavens.ca for game times and ticket information.