RICHLAND COLLEGE MEN’S, WOMEN’S SOCCER TEAMS ADVANCE TO NJCAA DIVISION III NATIONAL SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENTS

Peaking at the right time of the season, both the Richland College men’s and women’s soccer teams are heading to their respective NJCAA Division III National Soccer Championship tournaments after winning huge games over the weekend.

The T-Ducks’ men and women squads will both play for national championships at Herkimer County Community College in Herkimer, NY on Nov. 13-14.

The men (12-5-1), who will be seeking their sixth national championship since 2008, defeated Triton College, 4-0, on Saturday in the Region II title game. Meanwhile, the women won the District D tournament after defeating Rochester Community & Technical College, 6-0, and the College of DuPage, 2-1, in overtime.

The women (16-3-1), who have won 13 of their last 14 games, will be seeking their third championship since 2004.