Marist seeks improvement in 2015 schedule

Poughkeepsie, NY ( - Marist will play five home games at Tenney Stadium as part of an 11-game 2015 schedule announced Tuesday.

"We're excited about facing a challenging schedule with quality non-league opponents and great competition within the league," said coach Jim Parady, whose Pioneer Football League squad finished 4-7 last season.

The Red Foxes will kick off their season on Sept. 5 at Bucknell. They will host Sacred Heart from the Northeast Conference on Sept. 19 as well as PFL opponents Jacksonville (Sept. 26), Butler (Oct. 31), Stetson (Nov. 7) and Morehead State (Nov. 21).

2015 Marist Football Schedule

Sept. 5, at Bucknell

Sept. 12, at Georgetown

Sept. 19, Sacred Heart

Sept. 26, Jacksonville*

Oct. 3, at San Diego*

Oct. 10, at Campbell*

Oct. 24, at Davidson*

Oct. 31, Butler*

Nov. 7, Stetson*

Nov. 14, at Dayton*

Nov. 21, Morehead State*

* - Pioneer Football League game