CLUB SOCCER: Michigan, San Diego State take titles
Michigan and San Diego State won the men's and women's Championship
divisions, respectively, at the NIRSA National Soccer Sport Club
Championships held in Tempe, Ariz., Nov. 16-18.
After opening with a 3-0 loss to North Carolina, the Wolverines swept
their next five games -- all by shutouts -- to capture the men's title. In the final, all-tournament midfielder Brent Medema scored the only goal to lead Michigan to a 1-0 win over Illinois.
After starting the tournament with a 2-1 record in pool play, SDSU beat Texas (2-0), Michigan State (1-0) and Colorado (2-1) to capture the women's title. Freshman midfielder Mandy
Lenham scored the winning goal on a header with less than four
minutes left in regulation.
Arizona State (men) and UC Santa Barbara (women) won the Open divisions.
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