The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) released the 2013 Continental Tire NCAA Division III Men's All-Region squads on December 10th and 12 NCAC student-athletes were named to the All-Great Lakes Region squad, highlighted by six first-team selections.
The Kenyon men’s soccer team saw its historic season come to a close on Saturday night with a 2-1 loss against Messiah in the sectional semifinal round of the 2013 NCAA Division III Men’s Soccer Tournament.
The Kenyon men's soccer team saw its historic season come to a close on Saturday night with a 2-1 loss against Messiah in the sectional semifinal round of the 2013 NCAA Division III Men's Soccer Tournament. The Lords, who won two games in the NCAA tournament for the first time since finishing as national runners-up in the 1996 season, finish the season with an overall record of 16-5-3.
The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America teams on November 22nd with three North Coast student-athletes being named to one of the three teams.
Denison University won a share of two league championships this fall and finished in a three-way tie for second in another to take the lead in the race for the 2013-14 North Coast Athletic Conference All-Sports championship.
This weekend the NCAC has multiple men's and women's teams competing on the national stage in NCAA Tournaments for their respective sports. In preparation for this weekend's action, Russell Kramer, NCAC Assistant Executive Director, caught up with coaches from the NCAC to delve into each team's mindset heading into the 2013 championships.
Kenyon (16-4-3) knocked off two nationally-ranked opponents in as many days to advance to the sectional round of the 2013 NCAA Div. III Men’s Soccer Tournament, while Ohio Wesleyan (19-1-3) and Oberlin (16-4-3) where both eliminated from the national tournament in the second round.
The Oberlin men's soccer team ends it season at 14-4-4 overall following a 3-0 loss against the University of Rochester in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Division III Tournament in Rochester, New York Sunday afternoon. The Yeomen finished the season in third in the final NCAC standings with a 5-1-3 record against league foes including an appearance in the NCAC Men's Soccer Tournament for the first time since 2006.
The Battling Bishops' men's soccer team was eliminated from the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament with a 1-0 loss to Rose-Hulman on Sunday afternoon. Rose-Hulman, despite being outshot, 23-4, found the back of the net in just the fifth minute of the game and held on for the win. Ohio Wesleyan ends its season with a 19-1-3 record including a regular season and NCAC Tournament championship.
The Oberlin men's soccer team blanked SUNY Oneonta, 2-0, Saturday night in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Men's Soccer Championship in Rochester, New York. The Yeomen (14-3-4) will now take on host Rochester (14-2-2) at 5 p.m. Sunday in the second round. After a scoreless first half, sophomore John Ingham (Jacksonville, FL/Episcopal) converted on a PK after a SUNY Oneonta defender was issued a red card for a handball in the box in the 66th minute. It was the 16th goal of the year for Ingham. Oberlin put the game away when Nick Wertman (Westlake, OH/Westlake) scored his fifth of the season off an assist from Ari Schwartz (Davis, CA/Davis Senior) at the 87:22 mark. Senior Brandt Rentel (Croton, NY/Fieldston School) was outstanding in goal for the Yeomen recording 13 saves as Oberlin was outshot, 27-8. It was the 11th shutout of the season for Rentel and the Yeomen.