NEWARK, N.J. (njithighlanders.com) — For the first time in the Division I era, the NJIT men's soccer team (10-4-4) will make an appearance in the 2019 NCAA Tournament when the Highlanders visit Providence (14-6) on Thursday, November 21 at Chapey Field at Anderson Stadium. Kick-off is slated for 7 p.m. on the BIG EAST Digital Network.
NEWARK, N.J. -- The top-seeded NJIT Highlanders captured its first ASUN Conference Men's Soccer Championship title with a dramatic 2-1 victory over No. 2 FGCU Saturday night at Lubetkin Field at Mal Simon Stadium in Newark, N.J.
NEWARK, N.J. - The ASUN Men's Soccer Championship comes down to the final match on Saturday, November 16, to decide who will be the ultimate victor in the postseason, taking home the ASUN Championship title. The top-two seeds of No. 1 NJIT and No. 2 FGCU meet for the conference's top honor with each looking to add to its trophy case.
NEWARK, N.J. -- In Sunday's 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Soccer Championship Semifinal action, No. 1 NJIT defeated No. 4 Stetson 3-2 on Lubetkin Field at Mal Simon Stadium in Newark, N.J. The Highlanders 9-4-4 on the season and advance to the championship final for the first time in program history.
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- In Sunday's Semifinal action of the 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Soccer Championship, No. 2 FGCU defeated No. 3 North Florida by a scre of 2-1 at the FGCU Soccer Complex in Fort Myers, Fla. The Eagles improve to 9-7-2 to earn their fourth trip to the ASUN Championship Final.
ATLANTA, Ga. – The 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Soccer Championship Semifinals take place Sunday, Nov. 10, in Fort Myers, Fla., and Newark, N.J. The first match of the day sees host and No. 2 seed FGCU face No. 3 North Florida at 1 PM ET from the FGCU Soccer Complex. At 3 PM ET, top-seeded NJIT battles No. 4 Stetson from Lubetkin Field at Mal Simon Stadium.
NEWARK, N.J. -- In Friday's 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Soccer Championship First Round action, No. 4 Stetson defeated No. 5 Lipscomb 2-1 at Lubetkin Field at Mal Simon Stadium in Newark, N.J., on a goal with only three seconds remaining in the match. Stetson's Sebastian Chalbaud did the improbable when he netted a ball with 89:57 left on the clock advancing the Hatters to the Semifinals.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Four ASUN Conference Men's Soccer student-athletes were named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Teams, announced today by the organization. FGCU's TC Anderson and Jahan Rajaee along with North Florida's Torian Went were selected to the District 4 Team while Liberty's Ruben Garcia was a selection for District 3. Garcia, Rajaee and Went are also members of the 2019 ASUN Men's Soccer All-Academic Team with Garcia being named ASUN Men's Soccer Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- In Friday's 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Soccer Championship First Round action, No. 3 North Florida came back to stun No. 6 Liberty 3-2 in overtime in an instant classic on the pitch. Down 2-0 with less than three minutes remaining, the Ospreys scored two goals to send the match into overtime and completed the comeback at the FGCU Soccer Complex in Fort Myers, Fla.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference announced Lipberty's Ruben Garcia as the 2019 Men's Soccer Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Garcia highlighted the 12-person All-Academic Team on Thursday night, announced at the ASUN Men's Soccer Virtual Banquets held in Newark, N.J. and Fort Myers, Fla.
|School||PTS||ASUN||Overall||Last Game||Next Game||Schedule|
|#1 NJIT *||15||5-1||10-4-4||W, 2-1 vs. (2) FGCU||at Nov. 21||NJIT Schedule|
|#2 FGCU *||13||4-1-1||9-8-2||L, 2-1 at (1) NJIT||No Event||FGCU Schedule|
|#3 North Florida *||10||3-2-1||6-8-2||L, 2-1 at (2) FGCU||No Event||North Florida Schedule|
|#4 Stetson *||10||3-2-1||8-10-2||L, 3-2 at (1) NJIT||No Event||Stetson Schedule|
|#5 Lipscomb *||9||3-3||5-9-2||L, 2-1 vs. (4) Stetson||No Event||Lipscomb Schedule|
|#6 Liberty *||3||1-5||5-13||L, 3-2 vs. (3) North Florida||No Event||Liberty Schedule|
|Jacksonville||1||0-5-1||5-7-2||L, 5-0 at NJIT||No Event||Jacksonville Schedule|
* - Clinched a spot in ASUN Championship
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The Men's Soccer Championship takes place Nov. 8, 10 & 16, 2019 with the First Round and Semifinal matches at the Top-Two Seeds & the Finals at Highest Remaining Seed.