Women’s Soccer to Host Four-Team Regional/Men’s Soccer Headed To Wheaton Regional
Monday, November 09, 2009
The Calvin women’s soccer team has been selected to host a four-team NCAA regional this Friday and Saturday that will include Washington and Jefferson (PA), Ohio Northern and Wittenberg. Ohio Northern (15-4-1) will face Wittenberg (11-4-5) at 11:00 a.m. in the opening first round game with Calvin (13-4-1) slated to face Washington and Jefferson, PA (12-6-2) at 1:30 p.m. Ticket prices are: $6.00 for general admission, $3.00 for students, senior citizens and members of the military and $2.00 for children ages 3-12. NCAA III Women’s Soccer Tournament Bracket
Meanwhile, the Calvin men’s soccer team will travel to Wheaton College (IL) for a four-team Friday/Saturday regional. Calvin (15-4-1) will face host Wheaton (14-3-3) in a Friday first round game with the University of Chicago (12-3-3) facing Wartburg (15-4-1) in the other first round game on Friday.
Washington and Jefferson advanced to the NCAA III Tournament by winning the President’s Athletic Conference title and gaining an automatic bid to the NCAA III Tournament. Washington and Jefferson is making its second straight trip to the NCAA III Tournament. Like Calvin, Ohio Northern received an at-large (Pool C) bid to the NCAA III Tournament. The Polar Bears were runner-ups in the Ohio Athletic Conference this fall. Wittenberg advanced to the NCAA III Tournament by winning the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) Tournament title this past weekend, gaining an automatic bid in the process.