Men's Soccer Preview: #13 UMaine-Machias vs. #4 UMPI
|Game||Men's Soccer: UMaine-Machias at UMPI Owls|
|Time||3:00pm Wednesday, September 12, 2012|
|Location||Park Field - Presque Isle, ME|
|Last Meeting||UMM def. UMPI, 2-1 on 9-18-11|
University of Maine-Presque Isle OWLS
|Head Coach||Alan Gordon (22nd year)|
|Last Game||WIN, 5-2 vs. Berkeley (NY) (9-9-12)|
|Affiliation||NCAA Division III & USCAA|
|Conference||Association of NCAA Division III Independents|
|About the Owls||
* The Owls have yet to lose a game in the United States this season (3-0)
* UMPI did not win their 3rd contest until game #10 last season.
Today's matchup between two USCAA ranked opponents will give the victor a much stronger resume come National Tournament selection time.
|Head Coach||Danny Mariscal (1st Season)|
|Last Game||LOSS vs. Thomas College, 4-1, on 9-9-12|
|About the Clippers||
The Clippers have only played one road game so far this season, a 4-0 win over Unity.
While Machias has new players and a new coach, they are led by a couple of holdovers: goalkeeper Luis Herrera is back between the pipes and least year's top scorer Stefon Zalucky is back as well.