SLU Men’s Club Soccer Makes University History

For the first time in the history of club soccer, the men’s team won its division championship, which took place Oct. 28-30 in Springfield, Missouri.

Men's Club Soccer 2016

The team poses after winning the NIRSA Championship Series Region IV North Soccer Tournament on Oct. 30.

In winning the NIRSA Championship Series Region IV North Soccer Tournament, the team bested the University of Missouri-Columbia, Kansas State University, University of Arkansas, University of Kansas, University of Oklahoma, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville and Missouri State.

The team, which is coached and managed by the players, will advance to the NIRSA National Championship, Nov. 17-20, in Foley, Alabama.

Twenty-four teams will compete in the Championship Division of the National Champions.