10.30.12: The No.12 ranked (NSCAA Division I women’s soccer poll) CCRI Lady Knights’ soccer team has found out who their first opponent will be at this weekends’ District E Tournament to be held at Monroe Community College in Rochester, NY. The tournament will consist of four teams: Region XV champion No. 5 ranked (NSCAA poll) Mustangs of Monroe College (12-0), Region III champion No. 8 ranked (NSCAA poll) Lady Tribunes of Monroe Community College (15-1), Region XXI champion No. 12 ranked Lady Knights (9-4-2), and Region XIX champion Barons Of Burlington County College (13-2). All four teams will battle for a berth in the NJCAA Division I women’s soccer National Tournament at Brevard Community College in Melbourne, FL November 12th-17th.
The Tournament schedule is as follows:
Game 1: Saturday November 3rd @ 11:00am
No. 5 Monroe College (12-0) vs. No. 8 Monroe CC (15-1)
*MCC’s only loss came to Monroe College August 24th
Game 2: Saturday November 3rd @ 2:00pm
No. 12 CCRI (9-4-2) vs. Burlington CC (13-2)
Sunday November 4th @ 12:00noon
Winner of game 1 vs. Winner of game 2
The Community College of Rhode Island, New England’s largest comprehensive community college, enrolls nearly 18,000 students in credit courses and thousands more in non-credit and job training classes. Its athletic program boasts 12 varsity programs and an academic support program for all student-athletes.