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Dragons’ Region VI Soccer Matchup Moved to Friday


By Hutchinson CC Sports Information


HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Because of the high potential of cold and wet weather on Sunday, the Hutchinson Community College Athletic Department has moved the Blue Dragon women’s soccer team’s opening-round Region VI Tournament game has been rescheduled.

The fourth-seeded Blue Dragons (12-4-3) will play host to fifth-seeded Butler (9-5-5) at 6 p.m. on Friday at the Salthawk Sports Complex.

The game was originally scheduled for 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, but the forecast for then is 38 degrees with better than a 50-percent chance of rain and potentially and rain-snow mix.

The game will be streamed live on the Blue Dragon Sports Network at 5:55 p.m.

The Hutchinson/Butler winner will play the Barton/Coffeyville winner on Thursday November 2 at the site of the highest remaining seed.

Opening Round
No. 7 Garden City (9-4) at Kansas City (13-3-2), 2 p.m. Saturday
No. 8 Coffeyville (5-13-0) at No. 1 Barton (12-1-3), 1 p.m. Sunday
No. 5 Butler (9-5-5) at No. 4 Hutchinson (12-4-3), 6:00 p.m. Friday
No. 6 Dodge City (4-8-5) at No. 3 Cowley (9-3-4), 2 p.m. Sunday

Semifinals – Thursday, November 2 (at highest remaining seeds)
Hutchinson/Butler winner vs. Barton/Coffeyville winner
Kansas City/Garden City winner vs. Cowley/Dodge City winner

Championship – Sunday, November 5
Semifinal winner at Johnson County CC, Overland Park