Men's Soccer Opens 2013 Season Ranked No. 5

The Genesee Community College men’s soccer program will begin the 2013 season as the fifth-ranked team in the country according to the first NJCAA Division III National Poll.

The Cougars won a school record 17 games last season and held the number one national ranking in late-October. Genesee advanced to the Region III championship game where they lost to Herkimer County Community College in double-overtime. Herkimer went on to win the National Championship.

Genesee will open the season on Saturday, August 24th at Adirondack Community College at 2 p.m. The Cougars will play their home opener on September 1st when they host Morton College at 10 a.m. Other notable matches include: hosting Niagara County Community College on Sept. 21, hosting Erie Community College on Sept. 28 and traveling to Herkimer CCC on Oct. 19.

Ken Gavin returns for his fifth season as head coach at Genesee.