Battery kicks off 21st season at Richmond Kickers on April 13
Charleston SC Jan. 24, 2013 – The Charleston Battery 2013 USL PRO schedule was released today with the Battery beginning the defense of its USL PRO Championship on the road on April 13 versus the Richmond Kickers. The Charleston Battery’s first home game of its 21st season is on Saturday, April 20 versus Antigua Barracuda FC.
Other schedule highlights include a home and away series versus MLS’s Houston Dynamo reserves as part of new USL PRO and Major League Soccer developmental partnership. The Battery hosts Houston Dynamo on Saturday, June 8.
In all the Battery will play 14 home games during the regular season. All 14 matches plus the three pre-season Carolina Challenge Cup games featuring Major League Soccer are included in all 2013 Season Ticket packages starting at just $150.
All Charleston Battery home games will be played at Blackbaud Stadium, Daniel Island, SC with kick off set for 7:30 PM.
Charleston Battery 2013 USL PRO Schedule
Charleston @ Richmond Saturday, April 13 7:00PM
Charleston vs. Antigua Saturday, April 20 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Pittsburgh Saturday, April 27 7:30PM
Charleston @ Harrisburg Wednesday, May 01 7:00PM
Charleston @ Dayton Friday, May 03 7:00PM
Charleston vs. Wilmington Saturday, May 11 7:30PM
Charleston @ Charlotte Tuesday, May 14 7:00PM
Charleston @ Houston Sunday, May 19 TBD
Charleston vs. Rochester Saturday, May 25 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Harrisburg Friday, May 31 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Charlotte Wednesday, June 05 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Houston Saturday, June 08 7:30PM
Charleston @ Pittsburgh Saturday, June 15 7:00PM
Charleston @ Rochester Sunday, June 16 4:05PM
Charleston vs. Tampa Saturday, June 22 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Orlando Friday, July 05 7:30PM
Charleston @ Orlando Thursday, July 11 7:30PM
Charleston @ Tampa Saturday, July 13 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Dayton Friday, July 19 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Phoenix Wednesday, July 24 7:30PM
Charleston vs. LA Saturday, July 27 7:30PM
Charleston @ Wilmington Friday, August 02 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Richmond Saturday, August 03 7:30PM
Charleston @ LA Thursday, August 08 7:30PM
Charleston @ Phoenix Saturday, August 10 7:30PM
Charleston vs. Antigua Thursday, August 15 7:30PM
Carolina Challenge Cup featuring Major League Soccer
The Charleston Battery opens its pre-season camp at the start of February as it begins preparations for the 10th edition of the Carolina Challenge Cup featuring Major League Soccer.
The Carolina Challenge Cup is the premier pre-season tournament in the US. Each year for the past decade the Battery has been joined by three teams from Major League Soccer for the round-robin competition. Single day tickets (includes two games) start at just $15; for more information or to purchase tickets please call (843) 971-GOAL (4625) or visit www.charlestonbattery.com.
2013 Carolina Challenge Cup tournament schedule
Saturday, February 16
Chicago Fire vs. Houston Dynamo, 5 PM
Charleston Battery vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC, 7:15 PM
Wednesday, February 20
Houston Dynamo vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC, 5 PM
Charleston Battery vs. Chicago Fire, 7:15 PM
Saturday, Feb 23
Chicago Fire vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC, 5 PM
Charleston Battery vs. Houston Dynamo, 7:15 PM
All games played at Blackbaud Stadium, Daniel Island, SC.