The Genesee Community College men's soccer team has been selected as the fifth seed in this year's National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Men's Soccer National Championships, which will run from Nov. 10 – 13 at host site Herkimer College. The announcement was made by the Association on Wednesday.
Genesee (14-1-2) will draw defending champions and No. 4 seed Nassau CC in the opening round on Thursday, November 10, 2016. Kick-off is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.
GCC is in the national tournament for the second consecutive season and third time in school history after capturing the Region III District B championship, defeating SUNY Broome CC 5-1 in the regional finals on Oct. 30. The Cougars are 2-2 all time in national tournament games and 1-0 in consolation matches.
Opening Round schedule (Thursday, November 10, 2016):
(2) Herkimer College (NY) vs. (7) Bristol CC (MA) 11:00am
(3) Camden County CC (NJ) vs. (6) Prince George's (MD) 1:30pm
(1) Richland CC (TX) vs. (8) Bergen CC (NJ) 4:00pm
(4) Nassau CC (NY) vs. (5) Genesee CC (NY) 6:30pm
Complete bracket: http://bit.ly/2f1ybUL