Army and Merchant Marine Announce Home-and-Home Contests
The Army West Point Men's Soccer team is set to open competition for the fall of 2020 with a home-and-home series with the Merchant Marine Academy.
The Black Knights and Mariners will face each other at Kings Point on September 26, and then at West Point on October 3.
Army and Merchant Marine have battled it out 19 times since the series debut in 1963 with the Cadets hold a 17-1-1 advantage. This will be the first meeting between the Black Knights and the Mariners since 1983.
Athletes from both sides have complied with their institutions' and conferences' respective COVID-19 testing guidelines ahead of the competition. The Army home game will be closed to outside spectators.