November 6, 2012

Men’s Soccer Ranked Fourth In NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division I Men's Soccer Regional Poll

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Fresh off its six-game winning streak and a NEC Regular-Season Title, the Quinnipiac University men's soccer team has climbed higher in the NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division I Men's Soccer North Atlantic Regional Poll, announced by the association on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. The Bobcats were picked fourth in this week's edition, a two-spot jump from last week's census.

Quinnipiac (10-5-2) joins a list of successful programs, a group that includes the likes of MAAC powerhouse Niagara (11-1-4) at #1 in the census. The Purple Eagles are followed by Loyola (Md.) (12-5-1), NEC foe Monmouth (11-4-3), the Bobcats and Fairleigh Dickinson (9-5-4) to round out the top five. Siena (10-6) leads off the bottom half and is chased by Sacred Heart (9-8), NJIT (9-8), Central Connecticut State (8-8-2)  and Canisius (8-7-2).

NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division I Men's Soccer North Atlantic Regional Poll

Rank School W-L-T
1 Niagara 11-1-4
2 Loyola (Md.) 12-5-1
3 Monmouth 11-4-3
4 Quinnipiac 10-5-2
5 Fairleigh Dickinson 9-5-4
6 Siena 10-6-0
7 Sacred Heart 9-8-0
8 New Jersey Institute of Technology 9-8-0
9 Central Connecticut State 8-8-2
10 Canisius 8-7-2

As the #1 seed, the Bobcats will host the #2 seed Fairleigh Dickinson University, #3 seed Monmouth University and #4 seed Saint Francis University (Pa.) in the 2012 NEC Tournament this coming weekend. Quinnipiac opens the four-team playoff against the Red Flash on Friday morning at 11 a.m.

Quinnipiac fans should refer to the Official Website of Quinnipiac Athletics, www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com, for any schedule changes as well as the latest news, scores and highlights. The 2012 Quinnipiac Men's Soccer Schedule is also available for download at www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com for all mobile devices, including iPhones and iPads, as well as all desktop computers.

Contact: Tony Distasio; ardistasio@quinnipiac.edu