HOWELL, N.J. — Sky Blue FC announced their preseason schedule on Monday.

The team will enter it eighth preseason on Monday, March 9 highlighted by three matches over five days in North Carolina at two venues, including a game against the reigning National Women’s Soccer League champions, North Carolina Courage.

The first regular season match is on Sunday, April 19 at the Orlando Pride.

Head coach Freya Coombe will dorect the team against two collegiate programs, starting with the University of North Carolina on Wednesday, April 1 at 6 p.m. Sky Blue will face the University of Virginia on Saturday, April 4 at 2 p.m. in a closed-door match. Sky Blue finishes its preseason schedule with a match against the Courage on Sunday, April 5 at 1 p.m. at WakeMed Soccer Park.

On Saturday, March 28, Sky Blue FC will hold an open training session for season ticket members from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at MSU Soccer Park in Montclair, N.J.

Sky Blue FC will kick off its first season at Red Bull Arena on Sunday, April 26 at 5 p.m. against Reign SC.


Sky Blue FC preseason schedule

Saturday, March 28: Open Training, 10 a.m.
Season Ticket Members Only

Wednesday, April 1: Sky Blue FC vs. UNC, 6 p.m.

Saturday, April 4: Sky Blue FC vs. UVA, 2 p.m.
Closed to the Public

Sunday, April 5: Sky Blue FC vs. NC Courage, 1 p.m.