Grand Rapids FC will take on Hope College in the 2nd Pre-Season matchup of the young 2017 campaign on Saturday night. Kick off is scheduled for 7:00pm at Pat Patterson Field in Kentwood. Tickets are available for $8 on-line and $10 at the gate.
The Flying Dutchmen, who are located in Holland, went 6-12-1 in the Fall. They are led by Steve Smith, who has been at the helm for 27 seasons and has an overall record of 365-144-42.
The Boys in Blue lost 1-0 to Davenport University last in their opening match, conceding a 2nd half penalty to the Panthers. GRFC created several chances but couldn’t find the breakthrough during the 90 minutes.
GRFC will finish up the college exhibition season on Saturday, April 29th against Cornerstone University.