Men's and Women's Soccer Teams Win Regionals, Advance to NCCAA National Tournament
Both Covenant College's men's and women's soccer teams won their regional tournaments and are advancing to the NCCAA national tournament in Kissimmee, Florida, December 2-5, 2009.
The men play their first game against Mount Vernon Nazarene University at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2, and the women's team faces off against Roberts Wesleyan College later that evening at 7:45 p.m. All national tournament games are being played at Austin Tindall Park in Kissimmee. Subsequent games depend on the first day's results; championship games take place on Saturday, December 5.
You can follow the tournament standings here:
Covenant College is in its first year of provisional membership in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III. Because provisional members of the NCAA are not yet eligible to compete in NCAA postseason tournaments, Covenant joined the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) to compete in postseason play.