Men’s Soccer Set to Battle Defiance in key HCAC match

Men’s Soccer Set to Battle Defiance in key HCAC match

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. – Winners of four of the last five matches, the Manchester University men's soccer team will look to continue their hot play at Defiance College on Wednesday October 23.  Kickoff between the Spartans and Yellow Jackets is set for 3:30 p.m.

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Manchester News & Notes

* Manchester is currently in a tight race in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Standings. The Spartans are tied for second-place with Hanover and Rose-Hulman.  All three teams have identical 4-1 records in league play this season.
* For the year, Manchester is 7-7-1 and has played some of the top teams in the Great Lakes Region such as DePauw, Kalamazoo, and nationally ranked Calvin.
* 9 different Spartans have scored at least one goal this season.
* Last week, Manchester topped Franklin 2-0 and Mount St. Joseph 4-1.

Defiance News & Notes

* The Yellow Jackets find themselves on the outside looking in as the fight for an HCAC Tournament berth intensifies.
* Defiance is tied with Anderson in HCAC standings with a league record of 2-2-1.
* On the year, DC has posted an overall record of 7-7-2.
* Offensively, the Yellow Jackets have produced a balanced attack as four different players have each scored five goals.