Herkimer Women earns # 5 Seed in National Tournament
Herkimer, NY- The Herkimer College women’s soccer team has earned the #5 seed in the NJCAA Division III Women’s Soccer National Championships, which will be held at Rock Valley Community College in Rockford, Illinois on November 8-11. The Generals will play #4 seed Brookdale (NJ) in a National Quarterfinal Game on Thursday, November 8 at 1:30 ET (12:30 CT).
Herkimer, ranked #7 in the latest NJCAA Division III National Poll, clinched their fourth trip to the National Championships in the last 5 years with a 2-0 win over #1 ranked Erie Community College in the Region IIIA Championship.
The Generals will enter the National Championships with a record of 13-3-1. Last year, Herkimer made it to the National Championship Game, losing in overtime to Brookhaven. All National Tournament games will be streamed live at www.njcaatv.com.
The teams and first day matchups for the Women’s Soccer National Tournament is as follows:
#1 Richland College (TX) vs. #8 Holyoke Community College (MA)
#4 Brookdale Community College (NJ) vs. #5 Herkimer College (NY)
#2 Delta College (MI) vs. #7 Howard Community College (MD)
#3 Genesee Community College (NY) vs. #6 Union County College (NJ)