LEICESTER, Mass. - The Becker College Athletic Department released the 2019 football schedule on Tuesday, August 23.
The Hawks open up the 2019 season on Friday, September 6 under the lights at home, and will entertain Anna Maria in the season opener. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Alumni Field. The Hawks are 6-1 all-time against Anna Maria, winning their last game against the AMCATS in 2016.
Becker will then travel to Worcester State the following Friday night (Sept. 13) for another 7 p.m. game at John Coughlin Memorial Field in Worcester. Last season, the Hawks were edged by the Lancers 23-19.
The Hawks will play their last non-conference opponent, MIT, on Friday, September 20 under the lights at Alumni Field. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
The remaining seven games are against Commonwealth Coast Football opponents. The conference opener is slated for Saturday, September 28 at Endicott College. The Hawks return home the following weekend (Oct. 5) for a 12 noon homecoming game against Husson. Other conference opponents include Nichols, Salve Regina, Curry, Western New England and the University of New England.
Becker football's senior day is scheduled for Saturday, November 9 at Alumni Field. The Hawks will host Western New England at 12 noon. The senior day ceremony will be prior to kickoff and opening announcements.