Halifax Dunbrack will begin its defence of the women’s Nova Scotia Soccer League Premiership title on Saturday at Mainland Common.

Dunbrack, the top seed after going 9-2-1 this summer, faces fourth-seeded Valley in Saturday’s 2 p.m. semifinals. Dartmouth faces Cape Breton in the other semifinal at 4 p.m.

On the men’s side, top-seeded Suburban faces Cape Breton in one semifinal on Saturday at 6 p.m. while Dunbrack faces Dartmouth in the other semifinal at 8 p.m.

Following Saturday’s semifinals, Sunday’s schedule is as follows:

Bronze-medal games
• Women, 3 p.m.
• Men, 5 p.m.

• Women, 6 p.m.
• Men, 8:30 p.m.