No. 13 Wheaton edges North Park 1-0 for CCIW title
|Sophomore Steven Golz scored
the game winner for Wheaton on Friday.
Photo by thunderphotos.com.
As the regular season begins to transition to the conference tournamants, the last few days offer the chance to lock in a final spot or grab home field advantage. On Friday, a number of teams did just that.
In the CCIW, No. 13 Wheaton (Ill.) edged North Park 1-0 for the regular season title. Sophomore Steven Golz scored the game winner for the Thunder in the 85th minute.
No. 14 Trinity (Texas) sealed the top seed in the SCAC tournament with a 1-0 win over Southwestern, while No. 16 Ohio Northern grabbed the top seed in the OAC tourney with a 5-0 defeat of Muskingum.
Newbury advanced to the NECC title match with a 1-0 shutout of Danial Webster. Senior Marc Daniel Jean-Jacques won the match with his goal in the eighth minute.
In women's action, No. 4 Trinity (Texas) cruised past Southwestern 6-0 to win the SCAC title and the top seed for the upcoming SCAC tournament.