From Williams Baptist College
training has commenced for three weeks on the campus of Williams
Baptist College for the soccer Eagles. The 2013 squad returns a
large group of seniors that will provide experience going into the
Austin, Lucas Braga, Hugo Frutos, Carlos Owens-Hughes, Khalil de Lima,
Victor Vouga, and Chris Williams will be relied upon for senior
Eagles are looking for a return to the American Midwest Conference
Tournament, after reaching the tournament for the first time in school
history in 2011. WBC
won a school record seven games during the 2011 season, and this year's
squad contains several athletes who have experience in the AMC
have had a good preseason. The guys did a good job coming into
pre-season with good fitness, allowing us the opportunity to focus on
developing play as a team,"
noted Head Coach Shane Stolz.
soccer Eagles have added nine new players to the 2013 squad. "We have a
large group of seniors who have the chance to be great leaders, but we
also have a great
group of young players who have stepped up as well," said Stolz.
first match for the Eagles will be on Thursday, August 29, at 4:00 p.m.
against Harding University. The game will be played in Walnut Ridge at
the WBC Soccer Field.