Peoria Notre Dame enters the fall season ranked #33 in the nation by ESPN RISE.
PND will have an early season test against #7 Christian Brothers, the defending Missouri State Champion, in St. Louis on September 3.
#26 Reitz Memorial (Evansville, Ind.) and #35 Marquette University (Milwaukee, Wis.) are part of PND’s bracket at the Gateway Classic on October 1-2 in O’Fallon. Marquette will also travel to Peoria on September 10-11 to play Hinsdale Central and Schaumburg in the Peoria Notre Dame Invitational.
PND defeated #21 Rockhurst Jesuit (Kansas City, Mo.) over the summer by a score of 2-1 to capture the StL Varsity Soccer Showcase title.
Peoria Notre Dame enters the fall season ranked #47 in the nation by ESPN RISE. #9 St. Louis Chaminade and #11 Christian Brothers come to Peoria on September 4-5 for a series of games. PND travels to Kentucky on September 19 to face #12 Reitz Memorial.
The complete fall pre-season FAB 50 can be viewed on the ESPN RISE website.
Peoria Notre Dame is currently ranked #5 in Illinois (#1 amongst 2A schools) behind Neuqua Valley, Lake Zurich, Naperville Central, and New Trier in a pre-season ESPN RISE poll. Early season opponents St. Louis Chaminade and Christian Brothers are ranked #1 and #2 in Missouri. Mid-season opponent Reitz Memorial is ranked #1 in Indiana.
For the complete list, visit the ESPN RISE soccer website.