Farmingdale State To Battle Brandeis In NCAA DII Tournament

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Farmingdale State will hit the road to New Jersey this weekend for its opening round match in the NCAA Division III Women’s Soccer Championship.

Ranked No. 25 by United Soccer Coaches, the Rams will meet No. 19 Brandeis University in the First Round. The match will be played at The College of New Jersey on Saturday at 1:30 p.m.

The other First Round match at TCNJ will feature No. 7 TCNJ and Western Connecticut State. The winner of each match will meet in the Second Round on Sunday at the same location.

The Rams (16-3-3) clinched an NCAA berth by winning the Skyline Conference for the third straight season and 11th time in the past 12 years. FSC defeated Mount Saint Mary in a shootout on Saturday afternoon to claim the title.

Brandeis (12-4) earned an at-large bid into the Tournament after falling 2-1 to NYU in the University Athletic Association Championship game.