Mount to re­in­state men’s soccer for 2018 sea­son

Baltimore Sun - - SPORTS -

Mount St. Mary’s is re­in­stat­ing its NCAA Divi­sion I men’s soccer pro­gram, with com­pe­ti­tion be­gin­ning with the fall 2018 sea­son, the uni­ver­sity an­nounced. The pro­gram be­gan play as a var­sity sport in 1953. The Moun­taineers joined NCAA Divi­sion I in 1988-89 and be­came mem­bers of the North­east Con­fer­ence in 1989-90. The pro­gram was dis­con­tin­ued at the end of the 2012 sea­son. The re­in­state­ment gives Mount St. Mary’s nine men’s sports and nine women’s sports; the uni­ver­sity re­cently added men’s swim­ming and div­ing and women’s div­ing. MOREMEN’SCOLLEGESOCCER: Navy al­lowed two goals in the first 6:02 and fell, 2-0, at Col­lege of Charleston in the sea­son opener for both teams. ... Sal­is­bury was pre­dicted to fin­ish first in the 10-team league in the Cap­i­tal Ath­letic Con­fer­ence pre­sea­son poll. Frost­burg State was picked to fin­ish fifth and St. Mary’s sixth. ... Hood was pre­dicted in the Mid­dle At­lantic Con­fer­ences Com­mon­wealth pre­sea­son poll to fin­ish sev­enth and Steven­son eighth. WOMEN’S COL­LEGE SOCCER: Se­nior Tay­lor Se­bo­lao’s eighth ca­reer shutout helped host Towson (0-2-1) to a 0-0 tie with St. John’s (2-0-1). ... Sopho­more Bianca Gill­man con­verted a sec­ond-half penalty kick for her first ca­reer goal, but the lead didn’t hold up as host Mount St. Mary’s (0-1-1) played to a 1-1 draw with Howard (2-0-1). COL­LEGE FIELD HOCKEY: No. 6 Mary­land earned a 6-2 win at Saint Joseph’s in the sea­son opener for both teams. Se­niors Grace Bals­don, Welma Luus and Emma Rissinger each scored twice. ... Goucher was picked in the Land­mark Con­fer­ence pre­sea­son poll to fin­ish sixth in the eight-team league. WOMEN’S COL­LEGE CROSS COUN­TRY: Goucher was picked in the Land­mark Con­fer­ence pre­sea­son poll to fin­ish sev­enth in the eight-team league. COL­LEGE BASE­BALL: Wash­ing­ton Col­lege se­niors Lo­gan Dubbé (Glenelg), Billy Grif­fin and Char­lie Meder were voted cap­tains. NA­TIONAL WOMEN’S SOCCER LEAGUE: Cheyna Wil­liams scored in the 37th minute, Christine Nairn (Arch­bishop Spalding) con­verted in the 55th and the first-place Wash­ing­ton Spirit (11-3-2) held on for a 2-1 win over the host Or­lando Pride (6-10). —

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