STILLWATER - Ten home matches, five of those in Big 12 Conference play, highlight Oklahoma State’s 2022 soccer schedule.


The ’22 schedule also includes five non-conference home games at Neal Patterson Stadium, including contests against Oklahoma and Brown.


OSU is coming off a 9-6-3 season in 2021. The Cowgirls return six starters return from that squad, including its top-two leading scorers in Grace Yochum and Olyvia Dowell as well as defenders Ally Jackson, Kionna Simon and Mollie Breiner.


The Cowgirls open 2022 with a preseason exhibition match at home against UCO on Aug. 13 before kicking off the regular season on the road at Omaha on Aug. 18.


OSU’s regular season home opener comes against Missouri State on Aug. 21, and the Cowgirls also host Oklahoma (Aug. 28), Mercer (Sept. 15) and Brown (Sept. 18) in non-conference matches at Neal Patterson Stadium.


The Cowgirls open Big 12 play on the road, taking on Kansas on Sept. 22. OSU will also travel to Kansas State (Sept. 25), Oklahoma (Oct. 6) and Baylor (Oct. 27) for conference matchups.


At home in league action, OSU will play host to Texas Tech (Sept. 29), TCU (Oct. 13), Iowa State (Oct. 16), West Virginia (Oct. 20) and Texas (Oct. 23).


The Big 12 Soccer Championship will be played in Round Rock, Texas, with the Round Rock Multipurpose Complex hosting the tourney Oct. 30-Nov. 6.


The NCAA Women’s Soccer Championship opens Nov. 11 and concludes with the NCAA College Cup in Cary, N.C., Dec. 2-4.