Georgia enters the 2022 faculty soccer season as defending nationwide champions, profitable the Faculty Soccer Playoff for the primary time in an upset over No. 1 Alabama final season. The Bulldogs had beforehand made it to the CFP Championship as soon as earlier than, dropping to the Crimson Tide in an upset to conclude the 2017 season.
As a part of its CFP title protection, Georgia will look to assert simply its second Southeastern Convention championship within the final 17 years (2017). The Bulldogs will want their offensive leaders to choose up the place they left off final season, and a few robust defensive returners to fill a number of large roles.
Right here is the entire 2022 Georgia soccer schedule, together with opponents and gamers to look at.
2022 Georgia soccer schedule: Dates, instances, TV channels, outcomes
|vs. #11 Oregon||W, 49-3||Saturday, Sept. 3||3:30 pm||ABC||Atlanta, Ga.|
|vs. Samford||W, 33-0||Saturday, Sept. 10||4 p.m.||SEC Community||Athens, Ga.|
|at South Carolina||W, 48-7||Saturday. Sept. 17||12 p.m.||ESPN||Columbia, SC|
|vs. Kent State||Saturday, Sept. 24||12 p.m.||SEC Community+/ESPN+||Athens, Ga.|
|at Missouri||Saturday, Oct. 1||TBA||TBA||Columbia, Mo.|
|vs. Auburn||Saturday, Oct. 8||TBA||TBA||Athens, Ga.|
|vs. Vanderbilt||Saturday, Oct. 15||TBA||TBA||Athens, Ga.|
|vs. Florida||Saturday, Oct 29||3:30 pm||CBS||Jacksonville, Fla.|
|vs. Tennessee||Saturday, Nov. 5||TBA||TBA||Athens, Ga.|
|at Mississippi State||Saturday, Nov. 12||TBA||TBA||Starkville, Miss.|
|at Kentucky||Saturday, Nov. 19||TBA||TBA||Lexington, Ky.|
|vs. Georgia Tech||Saturday, Nov. 26||TBA||TBA||Athens, Ga.|
*All TBAs are as of Aug. 9, 2022
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SEC soccer standings
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Georgia went 14-1 final season en path to their first CFP championship.
This is what occurred in every of the Bulldogs’ video games in 2021:
|Sept. 4||7:30 pm||ABC||vs. No. 3 Clemson||Charlotte, NC||W, 10-3|
|Sept. eleven||3:30 pm||ESPN2||vs. UAB||Athens, GA||W, 56-7|
|Sept. 18||7 p.m.||ESPN||vs. South Carolina||Athens, GA||W, 40-13|
|Sept. 25||12 p.m.||SEC Community||at Vanderbilt||Nashville, TN||W, 62-0|
|Oct 2||12 p.m.||ESPN||vs. #8 Arkansas||Athens, GA||W, 37-0|
|Oct 9||3:30 pm||CBS||at No. 18 Auburn||Auburn, AL||W, 34-10|
|Oct 16||3:30 pm||CBS||vs. No. 11 Kentucky||Athens, GA||W, 30-13|
|Oct 30||3:30 pm||CBS||vs. Florida||Jacksonville, FL||W, 34-7|
|Nov 6||12 p.m.||ESPN||vs. Missouri||Athens, GA||W, 43-6|
|Nov 13||3:30 pm||CBS||at Tennessee||Knoxville, TN||W, 41-17|
|Nov 20||12 p.m.||ESPN+/SECN+||vs. Charleston Southern||Athens, GA||W, 56-7|
|Nov 27||12 p.m.||ABC||at Georgia Tech||Atlanta, GA||W, 45-0|
|Dec 4||4 p.m.||CBS||vs. Alabama (SEC Championship)||Atlanta, GA||L, 41-24|
|Dec 31||7:30 pm||ESPN||vs. No. 2 Michigan (CFP Orange Bowl)||Miami, Fla.||W, 34-11|
|Jan 10||8 p.m.||ESPN||vs. No. 1 Alabama (CFP Nationwide Championship)||Indianapolis, Ind.||W, 33-18|
Key returning gamers
The Bulldogs misplaced a number of high offensive gamers, resembling extensive receiver Jermaine Burton through switch to Alabama in addition to lead working backs James Prepare dinner and Zamir White by the NFL Draft. Nevertheless, Georgia will see some key offensive leaders return, together with quarterback Stetson Bennett, who proved that he can get the job carried out because the starter throughout final season’s championship run. The soon-to-be tremendous senior completed third within the SEC in yards per try (10), whereas racking up the fourth-most passing touchdowns (29) and fourth-best quarterback score (176.7). Bennett may also look to closely lean on tight finish brock bowers eleven once more. Bowers led the Bulldogs in receptions (56), receiving yards (882) and receiving touchdowns (13) final season.
Georgia additionally noticed a number of key departures on protection, together with cornerback Derion Kendrick and linebacker Nakobe Dean. Because of this, returners like linebackers Nolan Smithdefensive lineman Jalen Cartercornerback Kelee Ringo and security Christopher Smith can be requested to deal with extra duties this season.
Christopher Smith and Ringo can be tasked with main the secondary. Amongst returners, they ranked second and third in interceptions final season with three and two, respectively. Every had 34 tackles final season as nicely, ending among the many high 15 on the workforce.
In the meantime, Nolan Smith, who had the fifth-most tackles for the Bulldogs in 2021 (56, probably the most amongst returners) and the third-most sacks (4.0), can be relied on to assist lead Georgia’s entrance seven. Carter must also play a significant function up entrance as his 37 tackles and three.0 sacks final 12 months stand among the many high of defensive returners for the Bulldogs.
Schedule: Take a look at sport instances, TV channels and scores from each faculty soccer sport
2022 Faculty Soccer Playoffs
The 2022-23 season marks the ninth season of the Faculty Soccer Playoff period. Will Georgia efficiently defend its title and change into the primary workforce to repeat as CFP nationwide champion? Will Alabama add a fourth title of the playoff period to its resume? Or will a brand new workforce declare its seat amongst faculty soccer royalty?
BOWL GAMES: The Full 2022-23 faculty soccer bowl sport schedule
Beneath is the entire 2022-23 Faculty Soccer Playoff schedule.
|semifinals||peach bowl||Dec 31, 2022||Atlanta, GA||Mercedes Benz Stadium|
|semifinals||bowl social gathering||Dec 31, 2022||Glendale, AZ||State Farm Stadium|
|Championship||CFP Nationwide Championship||Jan 9,
|Inglewood, CA||sofi stadium|
The semifinal video games will begin at 4 pm and eight pm ET. As of Aug. 9, 2022, every sport is but to be assigned a begin time.
The CFP nationwide championship will air on ESPN throughout primetime. As of Aug. 9, 2022, an official begin time has but to be introduced. Los Angeles will function host for the primary time.
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