Pairings Announced for SSC Men's Soccer Championship
The pairings have been set for the 2007 Sunshine State Conference Men’s Soccer Championships. Quarterfinal matches will be played on campus sites Tuesday, October 30, while the semifinals will be contested Friday, November 2, and the finals will be held Sunday, November 4.
The top six teams, based on points accumulated in SSC play, will participate in the Championships, with the top two seeds receiving quarterfinal byes. Lynn, which earned the top seed with a 2-1 win over Rollins on Saturday, will host the semifinals and finals.
In Tuesday’s quarterfinals, No. 3 Rollins (10-5-2, 5-2-1 SSC) will host No. 6 Eckerd (11-7, 3-5 SSC), while No. 5 Saint Leo (9-4-3, 4-3-1 SSC) will travel to No. 4 Nova Southeastern (11-5-1, 4-3-1 SSC). NSU and Saint Leo concluded the season with identical conference records, but the Sharks won the tiebreaker by virtue of a 3-2 overtime victory over the Lions on September 15.
The winner of the match between Saint Leo and Nova Southeastern will advance to the semifinals to take on No. 1 Lynn. The winner of the Eckerd versus Rollins contest will meet No. 2 Tampa in semifinal action.
2007 SUNSHINE STATE CONFERENCE MEN’S SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP
QUARTERFINALS – TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30
#6 Eckerd at #3 Rollins, 7 p.m.
#5 Saint Leo at #4 Nova Southeastern, 7:30 p.m.
SEMIFINALS – FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2
4-5 Winner at No. 1 Lynn, 11 a.m.
3-6 Winner vs. No. 2 Tampa, 2:30 p.m.
FINALS – SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4
Semifinal Winners, 1 p.m.