Posted by: Amy – Jan 11, 2017
RICHMOND, VA – (Wednesday, January 11, 2017) – The Richmond Kickers announced the 2017 preseason schedule today, which will be highlighted by the eighth annual Pro-Am Challenge featuring the University of Virginia on Saturday, March 4 and a match against North Carolina FC on Wednesday, March 15.
The Kickers will open their preseason camp with a closed-door scrimmage against the College of William & Mary on March 1 before taking on UVA the following weekend. Kickoff for the Pro-Am Challenge on March 4 is slated for 5:00 p.m. at Ukrop Park and the match will serve as the marquee game during the weekend’s prestigious Ultimate Cup, hosted jointly by the Richmond Kickers and Richmond Strikers.
Tickets are $10 and space is limited to just 500 seats. Limited space is also available for Red Army members in an exclusive on-field standing section. Richmond Kickers Season Ticket Holders are eligible for a private pre-sale before general admission tickets go on sale on Friday, January 13 at 9:00 a.m. at RichmondKickers.com.
The Kickers’ preseason test will continue with a home and away series against North Carolina FC, hosting the NASL side at City Stadium on March 15 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 and 2017 Season Tickets will be accepted at this match.
The preseason tune-up will conclude with a closed-door game against Virginia Commonwealth University on March 19.
2017 Richmond Kickers Preseason Schedule*
William & Mary
University of Virginia
@ North Carolina FC
North Carolina FC
Virginia Commonwealth University
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Courtesy of the Richmond Kickers. Photo credit: James Loving