Soccer teams host games this week

The Richland College men’s soccer team rebounded from a season opening loss by pounding Ranger College, 6-0, on Wednesday. The T-Ducks, ranked No. 2 among NJCAA Division III teams, were scheduled to play on Sunday against Johnson County Community College.

Up next for Richland are two home games this week. The T-Ducks first host Southwestern Adventist University at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8 before playing Lon Morris at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 9.

On the women’s side, the T-Ducks (2-2), ranked No. 1 in the NJCAA Division III preseason poll, are scheduled to host Tyler Junior College at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 9 before traveling to Navarro College at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 11. Tyler Junior College is the No. 1 ranked NJCAA Division I team.

Playing a tough schedule early, the women’s squad will try and rebound from a 3-1 loss to Johnson County Community College, the No. 2 ranked NJCAA Division I team, on Sunday.