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Covenant Set to Host David Taaffe Invitational This Weekend

Covenant Set to Host David Taaffe Invitational This Weekend

LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN -- The Covenant men's soccer team will host the David Taaffe Invitational on Friday and Saturday at Scotland Yard. Four teams - Maryville, Millsaps and Wilmington - along with Covenant will make up the invitational field.

Schedule:

Friday    
5:00 PM Maryville vs. Millsaps Stats / Video
7:00 PM Wilmington vs. Covenant Stats / Video
Saturday    
5:00 PM Wilmington vs. Maryville Stats / Video
7:00 PM Millsaps vs. Covenant Stats / Video

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The invitational is sponsored by the Fairfield Inn and the Hampton Inn in west Chattanooga. Admission to all matches is free.

David Taaffe was a student-athlete at Covenant who passed away in the summer of 2013 before his junior year. An outstanding soccer player, Taaffe was also a Maclellan Scholar and a resident assistant on campus. On the field, Taaffe played in 36 matches in his career and was described as being the "ultimate teammate and a brother in Christ" by his coach, Nathan Pifer.

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