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Sun, Oct. 27, 2013 - [Men's Soccer] - Viewed 1005 times - Post By Wade Steinlage

Oskaloosa--In less than two weeks, an automatic national qualifier will be determined as the 2013 Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Soccer Postseason Tournament begins Sunday, November 3.


Sunday's quarterfinals will pit #2 AIB against #7 Viterbo in Des Moines, #3 St. Ambrose against #6 Clarke in Davenport, and #4 Mount Mercy against #5 William Penn in Cedar Rapids.  All games are scheduled for 1 p.m. start times.

MCC Tournament Bracket

The Mount Mercy-William Penn victor will then take on top seed Grand View in the semifinal round Sunday, November 10 in Des Moines.  The Vikings, #2 in the NAIA, claimed the MCC regular season title with a 6-0 mark (18 points).

AIB defeated Viterbo 1-0 on September 28, while St. Ambrose also shut out Clarke 4-0 on October 2.  Mount Mercy held off William Penn 4-2 on September 28.

The MCC's championship game will be contested on Thursday, November 8.  The tournament champion receives an automatic bid to the NAIA National Championship Opening Round on November 23 at a site to be determined.

Quarterfinals
Sunday, November 3

#2 AIB vs. #7 Viterbo (Des Moines)
#3 St. Ambrose vs. #6 Clarke (Davenport)
#4 Mount Mercy vs. #5 William Penn (Cedar Rapids)

Semifinals
Sunday, November 10

#1 Grand View vs. TBD (Des Moines)
Other semifinal is TBD (Site TBD)

Finals
Thursday, November 14

Final is TBD (Site TBD)