Monthly Archives: July 2010

Former men’s soccer player inducted into 2010 NJCAA Hall of Fame

Former Richland College men’s soccer great Alex Opoku will join five players and three coaches as 2010 NJCAA Men’s Soccer Coaches Association Hall of Fame honorees.

Opoku was a major contributor to helping establish the T-Ducks into a Division III soccer powerhouse, scoring 30 goals during the 1997-1998 seasons. Opoku also played at Midwestern State University, where he scored 27 goals and was an NSCAA All-American.

Opoku officially gets inducted into the Hall of Fame in November, when he will join 59 other members.

Men's, women's soccer team schedule final tryout for upcoming season on July 11

The Richland College men’s and women’s soccer team is scheduled to hold their final tryout for the upcoming season on Sunday, July 11 at Richland College’s Field No. 9. The women’s tryout is from 5:30-7 p.m. while the men’s tryout is from 7-9 p.m. For more information, contact the women’s soccer coach Scott Toups at 972-761-6796 or e-mail . The men’s soccer coach, Sean Worley, can be reached at 972-238-6243 or .