September 2, 2012

Gameday Preview: UMPI at College of St. Joseph

Game Men's Soccer:  UMPI Owls at College of St. Joseph Fightin' Saints 
Time 1:00pm Sunday, September 2nd
Location Rutland, VT

 

University of Maine-Presque Isle OWLS

2012 Record 1-0
Head Coach Alan Gordon (22nd Season)
Last Game 3-2 win at Vermont Tech on Saturday, September 1st
Affiliation NCAA Division III & USCAA
Conference Association of NCAA Division III Independents
About the Owls

The Owls got the 2012 season started off on a winning note by defeating Vermont Technical College yesterday, 3-2.  Joel Massa (So./Millbury, MA) scored a goal with 10 minutes remaining to give the Owls the lead for good.

A win today would match the 2-0 start UMPI had to the 2011 season when they defeated Vermont Tech and Unity College.

 

College of St. Joseph (VT) Fightin' Saints

2012 Record 0-0
Head Coach Parlen Modiba
 Last Game Today will be first game of CSJ's season
 Affiliation USCAA 
 Conference Yankee 
 About the Saints These two schools used to be conference foes in the old NAIA Sunrise Conference.  Sunday will be their first meeting with UMPI in two years.  UMPI and CSJ were scheduled to play in September last year however that meeting was cancelled when Hurricane Irene hit the northeast and made travel to Rutland too challenging at the time.