[NJCAA DIVISION I]
Top-seed Tyler (Texas) will meet Georgia Perimeter in the final of the NJCAA Division I men's championship Sunday at Mercer County
Community College. Meanwhile, back in Tyler, the Apache Ladies will host Johnson County in the women's final after beating defending champion Lewis & Clark in the semifinals. Kyle Nicholls
, one of seven freshmen from England, scored twice for Tyler in its 3-1 win over Louisburg in Friday's semifinals. Dom
, another English frosh, later added his third goal in two games. Tyler also has players from Germany, Wales, Scotland, Jamaica, Scotland, South Africa and Trinidad & Tobago on the
team. Karly Baker
and Cara Newton
scored for Tyler (18-0-1) against
LCCC. The Apache Ladies also have an British flavor. Newton is one of three Englishwomen on the team. The roster also includes two players from Ireland and one from Northern Ireland and Wales.
NJCAA Men's Division I Semifinals-Loser's Bracket Nov. 20 in
West Windsor, N.J.
Yavapai 2 Iowa Central 0
Essex 1 Barton 1
(Essex wins 6-5 on penalties
) Semifinals-Winner's Bracket Nov. 20 in West Windsor, N.J.
Tyler 3 Louisburg 1
Georgia Perimeter 1 Schoolcraft 1 (Georgia Perimeter wins 3-2 on penalties.) NJCAA Women's Division I
Semifinals-Loser's Bracket Nov. 20 in Tyler, Texas
Polk State 3 CCRI 2
Harford 2 Schoolcraft 0 Semifinals-Winner's Bracket Nov. 20 in Tyler, Texas
Johnson County 1 Paradise Valley 0
Tyler 2 Lewis & Clark 0
[NJCAA DIVISION I MEN]
Two-time defending champion Yavapai fell to Louisburg, 3-1, in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division I men's
championship Thursday at Mercer County Community College in New Jersey.
Yavapai took the lead early in the first half on David Malloy
's 23rd goal
of the season, but Josiah Trower
equalized in the 21st minute, and Louisburg dominated the second half.
The Hurricanes won on goals by Englishman
and Bermudan Beshan Lewis
Top-seed Tyler got two goals from Dom Dwyer
in its 5-1 win over Iowa Central. Quarterfinals Nov. 19 in West Windsor,
Tyler 5 Iowa Central 1
Louisburg 3 Yavapai 1
Georgia 2 Essex N.J. 1 (OT)
Schoolcraft 2 Barton County 0
[NJCAA DIVISION I
WOMEN] Defending champion Lewis & Clark opened play at the NJCAA Division I Women's Tournament in Tyler, Texas, with a 4-0 win over Harford.
The Trailblazers struggled to find
their form in the first half but they put Harford away with three goals in the last half hour.
Katya Hessel, a sophomore transfer from the
University of Missouri, led LCCC with two goals.
Johnson 2 Polk 1
Paradise Valley 1 CCRI 0
Lewis & Clark 4 Harford
Tyler 4 Schoolcraft 3