Men's Soccer Battles ECSU for LEC Championship

NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA-The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's men's soccer team finds themselves in the same place they were three years ago when they travel to Eastern Connecticut State Saturday for the championship match kin the Little East Conference Tournament. Kickoff is scheduled for 12 noon at Nevers Field.


The Corsairs, who lost to the Warriors, 1-0, in 2009 under nearly identical circumstances, are 12-6 after winning at Keene State, 3-1 Thursday evening. Eastern Connecticut is 16-1-1 after defeating Plymouth State in overtime in their semi-final match, 2-1.


UMass Dartmouth will be looking for their first Little East Conference championship this weekend. ECSU has won three of the last five finals. The winner of the championship match earns the LEC's automatic berth in the