HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Coker College men's soccer team is ranked 5th in the latest National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) and Continental Tire Division II Men's Southeast Region poll.
The Cobras are coming off a 1-0-1 week that included a 0-0 draw against local rival Francis Marion University, and a 2-1 double-overtime win against Anderson University. Against Francis Marion, freshman Kyndle Cobb posted the first shutout of his collegiate career. In the Anderson match, it was senior Stephen Scrivens who stole the show, scoring both of the Coker's goals.
Also joining Coker in this week's rankings from the SAC are Anderson (No. 7), Lenoir-Rhyne (No. 8) and Queens (No. 9).
Coker continues its season with a South Atlantic Conference matchup with Lenoir-Rhyne at 7 p.m. Wednesday on the road.
The NSCAA/Continental Tire College Rankings are an indicator of week-to-week status of qualified programs. For more information about the NSCAA College Rankings, visit www.nscaa.com/rankings/college.
Based in Kansas City, Kan., the National Soccer Coaches Association of America is the largest soccer coaches' organization in the world.
Since its founding in 1941, the NSCAA has grown to include more than 30,000 members who coach both genders at all levels of the sport. In addition to a national rankings program for colleges and high schools, NSCAA offers an extensive recognition program that presents nearly 10,000 individual awards every year. The NSCAA fulfills its mission of coaching education through a nationwide program of clinics and week-long courses, teaching more than 7,000 soccer coaches each year.