September 14, 2010

Men's Soccer Ranked No. 19 in NSCAA Division II Poll

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass.- The Merrimack men's soccer team received a No. 19 ranking in the latest NSCAA/HendrickCars.com Division II Poll. This marks the first time that the Warriors have earned a national ranking since 2008.

Merrimack is 4-0-0 on the year heading into the week. The Warriors have defeated Post, Dominican, Wilmington and C.W. Post this season.

Sophomore Franklin Pena (Revere, Mass.) paces the team with four goals and two assists for 10 points. Juniors Evan Burokas (Auburn, Mass.) and Robbie Sabadoz (Ottawa, Ontario) have each netted three goals this year.

Senior goalkeeper Kevin Joyce (Mansfield, Mass.) has started all four games for the Warriors and owns a 1.54 goals-against average on the season.

The Warriors open up the Northeast-10 portion of the schedule as they host Saint Rose, Sept. 18.