November 6, 2017

Nor'easter News - Week 10

By Henry Loughlin

Recap of the Week

This past weekend was predicted to be exciting, and it certainly did not disappoint.

Both underdogs (WPI) and favorites (Tufts) alike made runs to their first conference NEWMAC and NESCAC titles, respectively, while Endicott, the CCC Champion, earned its first NCAA bid in program history. Elsewhere, St. Joseph’s (Maine) capped its regular season with a 1-0 victory over Norwich in the GNAC final, and is still yet to give up a goal. Last but not least, a shoutout to the region's other conference champions: Mitchell (NECC), Western Connecticut (LEC), Castleton (NAC), and Salem State (MASCAC).

It isn’t just the conference champions that will be extending their seasons, though. As usual, the region had a number of teams receive at-large bids to NCAAs, as Amherst, Bowdoin, [read more]


Nor'easter News

 

Nor'easter News provides coverage of Division III men's soccer throughout the New England region, home to the NESCAC, one of the nation's strongest and deepest conferences, as well as the NEWMAC, CCC, LEC and others. Each week the more significant results of the previous week are discussed, along with impressions and analysis, followed by the selection of a game to keep an eye on in the week ahead.

Columnist

Henry Loughlin

Henry Loughlin is a Brandeis University graduate (2014, Politics & American Studies) and has enjoyed watching Division III soccer for the past six years as a student and alumnus. Though a writer by trade, his interest in numbers and statistical analysis makes soccer writing and commentary a favorite pastime. [see full bio]

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