September 29, 2012

Men's Soccer Weekend Preview

Game

Men's Soccer: UMPI Owls @ Fisher College

Men's Soccer: UMPI Owls @ NHTI

Time

1:30pm Saturday, September 29, 2012

2:00pm Sunday, September 30, 2012

Location

Boston, MA

Concord, NH

 

Last Meeting UMPI def. Fisher, 10-0 on 9-15-12

 

University of Maine-Presque Isle OWLS

2012 Record 4-5
Head Coach Alan Gordon (22nd year)
Last Game LOSS, 10-0 vs. UMaine- Fort Kent (9-26-12)
Affiliation NCAA Division III & USCAA
Conference Association of NCAA Division III Independents
About the Owls

* The Owls' have posted 25 goals this season, which is 3 more than there total last season. 

* Injuries have been an issue for the Owls' as of late with team leaders Joel Massa (So./ Millbury, MA) and Jeremy Tarr (Jr./ Ashland, ME) missing time.

* With a win this weekend the Owls' will surpass their win total all of last season.

 

Fisher FALCONS

2012 Record 0-8
Head Coach Bill Maddock
 Last Game Forfeit, 1-0 vs. UMaine- Fort Kent (9-23-12)
 Affiliation NAIA & USCAA
 Conference Association of NCAA Division III Independents
About the Falcons

*Gary Maldonado notched Fishers first goal of the season against the 2nd ranked UMaine- Fort Kent Bengals on (9-16-12)

* Bill Maddock is in his 2nd year coaching both the Men and Women's soccer teams.

* Last time these two teams met in Boston, the Owls' came away with a 5-2 victory.

 

New Hampshire Technical Institute LYNX

2012 Record 10-0
Head Coach Don Welford
 Last Game WON, 3-0 vs. Vermont Tech (9-27-12)
 Affiliation USCAA
 Conference Yankee Conference

 About the Lynx

* The Lynx are ranked #1 in the Yankee Conference and 3rd in the latest USCAA Coaches Poll

* NHTI last qualified for the USCAA National tournament in 2010

* Coach Dan Welford was named the Yankee Conference Coach of the Year last season.