Men's Soccer, Volleyball Teams Advance to ECAC Semifinals; Host Information Available
SWARTHMORE, Pa. – After victories Wednesday evening, the Swarthmore College men's soccer and volleyball teams have advanced to the semifinals of the ECAC South Regional Championships.
With its penalty kick advancement past Frostburg State on Wednesday evening, the No. 4 Garnet will travel Saturday to Alvernia University to play top-seeded Alvernia at 4:00 p.m. With a win, Swarthmore will play the victor of the No. 2 Medaille vs. No. 3 Marywood game in the Championship, which be help on Sunday at Alvernia, with the opening tap taking place at 2:00 p.m.
The No. 3 Garnet volleyball team moved on with a 3-1 (25-17, 23-25, 25-15, 25-16) rout over Delaware Valley College. The Garnet now travels to Bethany, West Virginia this weekend to face No. 2 Bethany in the semis, starting at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday. The Championship game will be held that same day at 5:00 p.m., with the Garnet-Bison winner facing the winner of the No. 8 Saint Vincent-No. 2 Moravian match.
Complete information for the volleyball finals at Bethany - INFORMATION PAGE
Complete information for the men's soccer finals at Alvernia - coming soon
Complete ECAC Men's Soccer Schedule
First Round – Wednesday, November 9
No. 1 Alvernia def. No. 8 Wesley, 3-0 No. 2 Medaille def. No. 7 Grove City, 1-0
No. 3 Marywood def. No. 5 Lebanon Valley 1-1 (PK Home)
No. 4 Swarthmore def. No. 5 Frostburg State 1-1 (PK Home)
Semifinals – Saturday, November 12 (at Alvernia)
No. 1 Alvernia vs. No. 4 Swarthmore, 4:00 p.m.
No. 2 Medaille vs. No. 3 Marywood, 7:00 p.m.
Championship – Sunday, November 13 (at Alvernia)
Two Semifinal Winners, 2:00 p.m.
Complete ECAC Volleyball Schedule
Quarterfinal Round – Wednesday, November 9
No. 8 Saint Vincent def. No. 1 DeSales, 3-2
No. 2 Bethany def. No. 7 Marywood, 3-0
No. 3 Swarthmore def. No. 6 Delaware Valley, 3-1
No. 4 Moravian def. No. 5 Neumann, 3-0
Semifinal Round – Saturday, November 12 (at Bethany)
No. 2 Bethany vs. No. 3 Swarthmore, 11:00 a.m.
No. 8 Saint Vincent vs. No. 4 Moravian, 2:00 p.m.
Championship Game – Saturday, November 12 (at Bethany)
Two Semifinal Winners, 5:00 p.m.